Congress   114
Bill #   HR4987
Sponsor   Rep. Dunham, Jeff [R-CA-10]
Title   Protecting our Infrastructure of Pipelines and Enhancing Safety Act of 2016
Date Introduced 04/14/16
Policy Issue Oil Production and Spill Response
Description Summary A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize pipeline safety programs and enhance pipeline safety, and for other purposes. The Secretary of Transportation will revise federal regulations to “…explicitly state that the Great Lakes and any marine coastal 16 waters (including coastal estuaries) are USA ecological resources for purposes of determining whether a pipeline is in a high consequence area…”
Related Bills
Date of Action 11/14/2016
Latest Action Reported (amended) by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 114-807, Part I.

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