Legislation

Official Short: Powder River Basin Resource Development Act

Long Title: To amend the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 to ensure the orderly development of coal, coalbed methane, natural gas, and oil in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming and Montana, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Enzi and Mr. Thomas

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d106:S.1950:

Short Titles

  • Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 to ensure the orderly development of coal, coalbed methane, natural gas, and oil in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming and Montana, to amend the
  • Montana
  • Wyoming

Status

  • Oct 5 2000 12:00AM: Reported to the Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the title. S. Rept. 106-490
  • Jun 7 2000 12:00AM: Full committee business meeting; ordered reported with an amendment and an amendment to the title. (voice vote)
  • Feb 24 2000 12:00AM: Hearing by subcommittee. (81) S. Hrg. 106-507
  • Nov 17 1999 12:00AM: Introduced.