HR3279: Helium Extraction Act of 2017

By | February 6, 2018
Seal of the U.S. Department of the Interior

Seal of the U.S. Department of the Interior.

Requires that leases for the extraction of helium fall under the same terms as a federal oil and gas lease.

Official Summary

Helium Extraction Act of 2017

This bill amends the Mineral Leasing Act to require that land leased by the Department of the Interior for the extraction of helium shall fall under the same lease terms as a federal oil and gas lease.

Passed House
2017-11-01
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8]

Votes

Passed House by voice vote.

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