Legislation

Bill Introduced Description
S.800 Mar-30-17
Official Short: Coal Cleanup Taxpayer Protection Act Long Title: A bill to protect taxpayers from liability associated with the reclamation of surface coal mining operations, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Maria Cantwell Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.785 Mar-30-17
Official Short: Alaska Native Veterans Land Allotment Equity Act Long Title: A bill to amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to provide for equitable allotment of land to Alaska Native veterans. Sponsor: Senator Dan Sullivan Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.768 Mar-29-17
Official Short: Smart Manufacturing Leadership Act Long Title: A bill to improve the productivity and energy efficiency of the manufacturing sector by directing the Secretary of Energy, in coordination with the National Academies and other appropriate Federal agencies, to develop a national smart manufacturing plan to provide assistance to small and medium-sized manufacturers in implementing smart manufacturing programs, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Jeanne Shaheen Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.753 Mar-28-17
Official Short: Long Title: A bill to ensure that oil transported through the Keystone XL pipeline into the United States is used to reduce United States dependence on Middle Eastern oil. Sponsor: Senator Edward Markey Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.751 Mar-28-17
Official Short: National Park Service Legacy Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to amend title 54, United States Code, to establish, fund, and provide for the use of amounts in a National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund to address the maintenance backlog of the National Park Service, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Mark Warner Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.750 Mar-28-17
Official Short: Keep it in the Ground Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to prohibit drilling in the outer Continental Shelf, to prohibit coal leases on Federal land, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Jeff Merkley Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.738 Mar-27-17
Official Short: RECLAIM Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to provide funds to States and Indian tribes for the purpose of promoting economic revitalization, diversification, and development in economically distressed communities through the reclamation and restoration of land and water resources adversely affected by coal mining carried out before August 3, 1977, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Joe Manchin, III Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.737 Mar-27-17
Official Short: COAL Reform Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to amend the Mineral Leasing Act to improve coal leasing, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Edward Markey Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.734 Mar-27-17
Official Short: Long Title: A bill to extend a project of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission involving the Cannonsville Dam. Sponsor: Senator Kristen Gillibrand Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.733 Mar-27-17
Official Short: Sportsmen’s Act Long Title: A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Lisa Murkowski Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.