Legislation

Official Short: Potash Royalty Reduction Act of 2005

Long Title: To provide that the royalty rate on the output from Federal lands of potassium and potassium compounds from the mineral sylvite in the 5-year period beginning on the date of the enactment of this Act shall be reduced to 1.0 percent, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Pearce, et al.

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d109:H.R.485:

Short Titles

  • Potassium and potassium compounds from the mineral sylvite in the 5-year period beginning on the date of the enactment of this Act shall be reduced to 1.0 percent, and for other purposes, to provide that the royalty rate on the output from Federal lands of 

Status

  • May 17 2005 12:00AM: Referred to Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
  • May 16 2005 12:00AM: Passed House, amended.  (voice vote)
  • Feb 1 2005 12:00AM: Introduced.