Legislation

Official Short: Methane Hydrate Research and Development Act of 1999

Long Title: To promote the research, identification, assessment, exploration, and development of methane hydrate resources, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Akaka, Mr. Lott, Ms. Landrieu, Mr. Craig and Mr. Graham

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d106:S.330:

Status

  • Jun 7 1999 12:00AM: Report from Energy.
    (See H.R. 1753)
  • Apr 27 1999 12:00AM: Referred to House Committee on Science and to Committee on Resources.
  • Apr 19 1999 12:00AM: Passed Senate. (voice vote)
  • Mar 22 1999 12:00AM: Reported to the Senate without amendment. S. Rept. 106-33
  • Mar 11 1999 12:00AM: Requested reports from Energy and OMB.
  • Mar 4 1999 12:00AM: Full committee business meeting; ordered reported without amendment. (voice vote)
  • Jan 28 1999 12:00AM: Introduced.