HR2316: Cooperative Management of Mineral Rights Act of 2017

By | April 10, 2018
US Department of Energy seal

Seal of the United States Department of Energy.

Repeals previous requirements regarding oil and gas development on land within the Allegheny National Forest.

Official Summary

Cooperative Management of Mineral Rights Act of 2017

This bill repeals requirements of the Mineral Leasing Act and the Energy Policy Act of 1992 regarding the development of oil and gas deposits on certain lands within the Allegheny National Forest in Pennsylvania.

Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law





Original sponsor: Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5]

Cosponsors: Rep. Green, Gene [D-TX-29]


Passed House by voice vote.

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