Congress   114
     
Bill #   HR351
     
Sponsor   Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH]
     
Title   LNG Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act
     
Date Introduced 1/14/2015
   
Policy Issue Energy and Mineral Resources
   
Description Summary A bill to provide for expedited approval of exportation of natural gas, and for other purposes. Directs the Department of Energy (DOE), for proposals that must also obtain authorization from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission or the United States Maritime Administration to site, construct, expand, or operate liquified natural gas (LNG) export facilities, to issue a decision on an application for authorization to export natural gas within 30 days after the later of: (1) the conclusion of the review to site, construct, expand, or operate the LNG facilities required by the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA); or (2) the date of enactment of this Act.
   
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Date of Action 1/29/2015
   
Latest Action Received in the Senate and referred to the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
   

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