Votes on Policy Area energy by Representative delaney voting yay

YearNumQuestion/Description delaney Date
2018 493 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act 21-Dec-2018
2018 391 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Ensuring Small Scale LNG Certainty and Access Act 6-Sep-2018
2018 390 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 963 DeGette of Colorado Part B Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in Part B of House Report 115-919 to require export applications to show that the natural gas to be exported was produced using available techniques to minimize methane emissions from leaks or venting. ; Amendment sought to require export applications to show that the natural gas to be exported was produced using available techniques to minimize methane emissions from leaks or venting. 6-Sep-2018
2018 389 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 962 Pallone of New Jersey Part B Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in Part B of House Report 115-919 to insert after the word "delay", add "opportunity for hearing and public input". ; Page 3, line 18, insert "after opportunity for hearing and public input," after "delay,". 6-Sep-2018
2018 179 On Passage Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act 10-May-2018
2017 619 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 481 Rush of Illinois Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 115-391 to add a new section to the Federal Power Act (FPA) to improve the hydropower licensing process. It directs the Commission and the Federal resource agencies to convene a negotiated rulemaking within 90 days of enactment with state and local government representatives, Indian tribes, and stakeholders to develop a process that will coordinate all necessary Federal authorizations and enable the Commission to make a final decision on a license not later than 3 years of receiving a completed license application. ; Amendment sought to add a new section to the Federal Power Act (FPA) to improve the hydropower licensing process. It sought to direct the Commission and the Federal resource agencies to convene a negotiated rulemaking within 90 days of enactment with named stakeholders to develop a process that would coordinate necessary authorizations and enable the Commission to make a final decision on a license not later than 3 years of receiving a completed license application. 8-Nov-2017
2017 401 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Promoting Interagency Coordination for Review of Natural Gas Pipelines Act 19-Jul-2017
2017 400 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 206 Beyer of Virginia Part A Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in Part A of House Report 115-235 to improve FERC's public comment and transparency process. ; Amendment sought to improve the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's public comment and transparency process. It would require FERC to issue a supplemental environmental impact statement if there is critical new information relevant to a pipeline proposal, and to require mitigation plans for adverse impacts if not already provided. 19-Jul-2017
2017 399 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 204 Tsongas of Massachusetts Part A Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in Part A of House Report 115-235 to prohibit the application of section 3 if any part of a pipeline facility that is a subject of the application is to be located on lands required under Federal, State, or local law to be managed for purposes of natural resource conservation or recreation. ; Amendment sought to prohibit the application of section 3 if any part of a pipeline facility that is a subject of the application is to be located on lands required under Federal, State, or local law to be managed for purposes of natural resource conservation or recreation. 19-Jul-2017
2017 397 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Promoting Cross-Border Energy Infrastructure Act 19-Jul-2017
2017 396 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 208 Tsongas of Massachusetts Part B Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in Part B of House Report 115-235 to state FERC may not issue a certificate of crossing if any part of the oil or natural gas pipeline project is to be located on lands required under Federal, State, or local law to be managed for purposes of natural resource conservation or recreation. ; Amendment sought to state FERC may not issue a certificate of crossing if any part of the oil or natural gas pipeline project is to be located on lands required under Federal, State, or local law to be managed for purposes of natural resource conservation or recreation. 19-Jul-2017
2017 395 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 207 Engel of New York Part B Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in Part B of House Report 115-235 to ensure that permitting authority for cross- border pipelines remains with the Department of State. ; Amendment sought to ensure that permitting authority for cross-border pipelines remains with the Department of State. 19-Jul-2017
2017 384 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended To amend the Federal Power Act with respect to the criteria and process to qualify as a qualifying conduit hydropower facility 18-Jul-2017
2017 330 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended To authorize the expansion of an existing hydroelectric project, and for other purposes 27-Jun-2017
2017 301 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended J. Bennett Johnston Waterway Hydropower Extension Act 12-Jun-2017
2017 300 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass To extend a project of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission involving the Cannonsville Dam 12-Jun-2017
2016 264 On Motion to Instruct Conferees Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016 25-May-2016
2016 249 On Motion to Commit with Instructions Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016 25-May-2016
2016 126 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project 16-Mar-2016
2016 125 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project 16-Mar-2016
2016 117 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project 15-Mar-2016
2016 116 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the Gibson Dam 15-Mar-2016
2016 41 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Supporting Transparent Regulatory and Environmental Actions in Mining (STREAM) Act 12-Jan-2016
2016 40 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 908 Sewell of Alabama Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 114-395 to address the exemption clause in Sec. 530; lower the threshold of postponing the delay of a rule if there is a threat that a delay would cause or significantly contribute to the development of negative chronic or long-term health conditions. ; Amendment sought to ensure that rules will not be delayed if such a delay would cause or significantly contribute to the development of a negative, chronic or long-term condition. 12-Jan-2016
2016 39 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 907 Cartwright of Pennsylvania Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 114-395 to direct funding from AML certified states for use in revitalizing economically distressed communities which have been adversely affected by discharge from abandoned mine lands. ; Amendment sought to direct funding from AML certified States for use in revitalizing economically distressed communities which have been adversely affected by discharge from abandoned mine lands. 12-Jan-2016
2016 38 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 906 Kildee of Michigan Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 114-395 to prevent the rules in the underlying bill from being delayed if it protects drinking water quality. ; Amendment sought to prevent any rule that improves drinking water quality from being delayed. 12-Jan-2016
2015 670 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 873 Pallone of New Jersey Amendment No. 37 ; An amendment numbered 37 printed in House Report 114-359 to prohibit the Act from taking effect until after the Energy Information Administration analyzed and published a report on the carbon impacts of the Act's provisions. ; At the end of the bill, add the following new title: TITLE VII--EFFECTIVE DATE SEC. 7001. EFFECTIVE DATE. This Act shall not take effect until the Energy Information Administration has analyzed and published a report on the carbon impacts of the provisions of this Act. 3-Dec-2015
2015 663 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 860 Polis of Colorado Amendment No. 24 ; ; Amendment sought to require the Secretary of Interior to notify landowners, and any adjacent landholders, when Federally owned minerals beneath their land have been leased for oil and gas development. 2-Dec-2015
2015 662 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 859 Castor of Florida Amendment No. 23 ; ; Amendment sought to strengthen energy infrastructure resiliency and improve energy efficiency by incentivizing local renewable thermal (heating and cooling) energy and waste heat such as combined heat and power and by providing technical assistance to eligible entities to establish distributed energy systems. 2-Dec-2015
2015 661 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 858 Tonko of New York Amendment No. 22 ; ; Amendment sought to reauthorize the Weatherization Assistance Program and the State Energy Program through Fiscal Year 2020. 2-Dec-2015
2015 660 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 855 Schakowsky of Illinois Amendment No. 19 ; ; Amendment sought to strike Section 4125 from the bill which eliminates an existing consumer right to recover costs due to manufacturer misrepresentation of EnergyStar products. 2-Dec-2015
2015 659 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 853 Beyer of Virginia Amendment No. 17 ; ; Amendment sought to strike the repeal of Section 433 of the Energy Independence and Security Act which establishes targets for reducing energy from fossil fuels in Federal buildings. 2-Dec-2015
2015 657 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 840 Tonko of New York Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment No. 2 printed in House report 114-359 to strike section 1101 of the bill which relates to FERC process coordination. ; Amendment sought to strike section 1101 of the bill which relates to FERC process coordination. 2-Dec-2015
2015 548 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions 9-Oct-2015
2015 547 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 718 Messer of Indiana Part B Amendment No. 6 ; An amendment numbered 6 printed in Part B of House Report 114-290 to prohibit the export of crude oil, refined petroleum products, and petrochemical products to the Islamic Republic of Iran. ; Amendment prohibits the export of crude oil, refined petroleum products, and petrochemical products to the Islamic Republic of Iran. 9-Oct-2015
2015 546 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 717 Messer of Indiana Part B Amendment No. 5 ; An amendment numbered 5 printed in Part B of House Report 114-290 to ensure the Administration is able to ban the export of crude oil to state sponsors of terrorism. ; Amendment ensures that the Administration is able to ban the export of crude oil to state sponsors of terrorism. 9-Oct-2015
2015 74 On Motion to Commit with Instructions Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act 11-Feb-2015
2015 50 On Passage LNG Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act 28-Jan-2015
2015 49 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions LNG Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act 28-Jan-2015
2015 40 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act 21-Jan-2015
2015 15 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Keystone XL Pipeline Act 9-Jan-2015
2014 518 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline 14-Nov-2014
2014 514 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act 18-Sep-2014
2014 435 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act 22-Jul-2014
2014 367 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act 26-Jun-2014
2014 366 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 971 DeFazio of Oregon Amendment No. 10 ; An amendment No. 10 printed in House Report 113-493 to authorize $10 million of the revenue generated by the underlying bill for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to use existing authority to limit speculation in energy markets. ; Amendment sought to authorize $10 million of the revenue generated by the underlying bill for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to use existing authority to limit speculation in energy markets. 26-Jun-2014
2014 364 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 968 Blumenauer of Oregon Amendment No. 7 ; An amendment No. 7 printed in House Report 113-493 to require companies holding leases, which allow them to drill on public lands off-shore without paying a royalty, to renegotiate those leases prior to bidding on new leases issued pursuant to Title I of the Act. ; Amendment sought to require companies holding leases which allow them to drill on public lands off-shore without paying a royalty, to renegotiate those leases prior to bidding on new leases issued pursuant to Title I of the Act. 26-Jun-2014
2014 363 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 967 Deutch of Florida Amendment No. 6 ; An amendment No. 6 printed in House Report 113-493 to strike the provision that an action involving a covered energy decision shall take precedence over all other pending matters before the district court. ; Amendment sought to strike the provision stating that an action involving a covered energy decision shall take precedence over all other pending matters before the district court. 26-Jun-2014
2014 362 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 966 Capps of California Amendment No. 5 ; An amendment No. 5 printed in House Report 113-493 to require the Secretary of the Interior to notify all relevant state and local regulatory agencies and publish a notice in the Federal Register, within 30 days after receiving any application for a permit that would allow the conduct of any offshore oil and gas well stimulation activities. ; In title I, at the end of subtitle F (page 51, after line 21) add the following: SEC.___. NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF ANY APPLICATION FOR A PERMIT THAT WOULD ALLOW THE CONDUCT OF ANY OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS WELL STIMULATION ACTIVITIES. The Secretary of the Interior shall notify all relevant State and local regulatory agencies and publish a notice in the Federal Register, within 30 days after receiving any application for a permit that would allow the conduct of any offshore oil and gas well stimulation activities. 26-Jun-2014
2014 361 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 963 Lowenthal of California Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment No. 2 printed in House Report 113-493 to strike section 10410 which prohibits BOEM and BSEE from coordinating coastal and marine spatial planning under the National Ocean Policy. ; Amendment sought to strike section 10410 which prohibits BOEM and BSEE from coordinating coastal and marine spatial planning under the National Ocean Policy. 26-Jun-2014
2014 359 On Passage To provide for expedited approval of exportation of natural gas to World Trade Organization countries, and for other purposes 25-Jun-2014
2014 358 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To provide for expedited approval of exportation of natural gas to World Trade Organization countries, and for other purposes 25-Jun-2014
2014 357 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 961 DeFazio of Oregon Part A Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment No. 3 printed in part A of House Report 113-492 to require an applicant to disclose any intention to use eminent domain for any construction necessary for LNG exports. ; Amendment sought to require an applicant to disclose any intention to use eminent domain for any construction necessary for LNG exports. 25-Jun-2014
2014 353 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions North American Energy Infrastructure Act 24-Jun-2014
2014 352 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 957 Welch of Vermont Part B Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment No. 3 printed in part B of House Report 113-492 to ensure that pipeline modifications receive a thorough environmental review process. ; Amendment sought to ensure that pipeline modifications receive a thorough environmental review process. 24-Jun-2014
2014 351 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 956 Waxman of California Part B Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment No. 2 printed in part B of House Report 113-492 to exclude any project with a pending permit application from the new approval requirements in the bill. ; Amendment sought to exclude any project with a pending permit application from the new approval requirements in the bill. 24-Jun-2014
2014 350 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 955 Pallone of New Jersey Part B Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment No. 1 printed in part B of House Report to ensure that the complete length of cross- border projects would be subject to full environmental review under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). ; Amendment sought to ensure that the complete length of cross-border projects would be subject to full environmental review under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). 24-Jun-2014
2014 340 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment Collinsville Renewable Energy Production Act 23-Jun-2014
2014 98 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended To facilitate better alignment, cooperation, and best practices between commercial real estate landlords and tenants regarding energy efficiency in buildings, and for other purposes 5-Mar-2014
2013 610 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act 21-Nov-2013
2013 608 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 515 Jackson Lee of Texas Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 113-272 to delay the implementation of the bill, if enacted, so long as sequestration is in effect. ; Amendment sought to delay the implementation of the bill, if enacted, so long as sequestration is in effect. 21-Nov-2013
2013 607 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 514 Speier of California Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 113-272 to toll the time limits until FERC has considered and responded to state or local objections or concerns about the pipeline project. ; Amendment sought to ensure that FERC would consider and respond to local and State concerns submitted as part of a permit application before a natural gas pipeline permit is approved. 21-Nov-2013
2013 606 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 513 Castor of Florida Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 113-272 to strike the provision that requires FERC to automatically issue other agencies' permits if the deadline is missed. ; Amendment sought to strike the provision in the bill which requires FERC to automatically issue permits generated by other agencies if the deadline is missed. 21-Nov-2013
2013 605 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 512 Tonko of New York Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in House Report 113-272 to require the application for a natural gas pipeline to include information to ensure that methane emissions will be minimized before the application can be considered for approval. ; Amendment sought to require an application for a natural gas pipeline to include information ensuring that methane emissions will be minimized before such application can be considered for approval. 21-Nov-2013
2013 603 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Protecting States? Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act 20-Nov-2013
2013 601 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 507 Holt of New Jersey Part B Amendment No. 1 ; ; Amendment sought to allow the Secretary of the Interior to issue regulations to reduce methane emissions from oil and gas drilling operations on public lands. 20-Nov-2013
2013 599 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To streamline and ensure onshore energy permitting, provide for onshore leasing certainty, and give certainty to oil shale development for American energy security, economic development, and job creation, and for other purposes 20-Nov-2013
2013 597 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 503 Polis of Colorado Part A Amendment No. 7 ; An amendment numbered 7 printed in Part A of House Report 113-271 to require National Academy of Sciences to study and report to Congress about the impact of flooding on oil and gas facilities and the resulting instances of leaking and spills from tanks, wells, and pipelines. ; Amendment sought to require the National Academy of Sciences to study and report to Congress regarding the impact of flooding on oil and gas facilities and the resulting instances of leaking and spills from tanks, wells, and pipelines. 20-Nov-2013
2013 596 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 500 Jackson Lee of Texas Part A Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in Part A of House Report 113-271 to eliminate prohibition of award of attorney fees which otherwise would be recoverable under Equal Access to Justice Act. ; Amendment sought to eliminate prohibition of award of attorney fees which otherwise would be recoverable under Equal Access to Justice Act. 20-Nov-2013
2013 595 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 499 Lowenthal of California Part A Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in Part A of House Report 113-271 to allow the Secretary of the Interior to continue to review actions that generally qualify for Categorical Exclusions to NEPA for possible Extraordinary Circumstances (e.g. Violations of a Federal law, or a State, local, or tribal law or requirement) which would then supersede the Categorical Exclusion and require further NEPA review. ; Amendment sought to allow the Secretary of the Interior to continue to review actions that generally qualify for Categorical Exclusions to NEPA for possible Extraordinary Circumstances (e.g. Violations of a Federal law, or a State, local, or tribal law or requirement) which would then supersede the Categorical Exclusion and require further NEPA review. 20-Nov-2013
2013 594 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 498 Jackson Lee of Texas Part A Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in Part A of House Report 113-271 to preserve the First Amendment Right to Petition. ; Amendment sought to preserve the First Amendment Right to Petition. 20-Nov-2013
2013 303 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Offshore Energy and Jobs Act 28-Jun-2013
2013 302 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 244 Capps of California Part B Amendment No. 11 ; An amendment numbered 11 printed in Part B of House Report 113-131 to ensure Section 203, relating to oil and gas lease sales in the Southern California planning area, and Title III, relating to OCS revenue sharing with coastal states, have no force or effect. ; Amendment sought to ensure that section 203, relating to oil and gas lease sales in the Southern California planning area, and Title III, relating to OCS revenue sharing with coastal states, have no force or effect. 28-Jun-2013
2013 301 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 243 Grayson of Florida Part B Amendment No. 10, as Modified ; An amendment numbered 10 printed in Part B of House Report 113-131 to ensure that no portion of this legislation is construed as affecting the right of any state to prohibit the management, leasing, developing, and use of lands (including offshore oil drilling) beneath navigable waters within its boundaries. ; Add at the end the following: TITLE ___--MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS SEC.___. STATE RIGHTS AND AUTHORITY NOT AFFECTED. Nothing in this Act and the amendments made by this Act affects the right and power of each State to prohibit management, leasing, developing, and use of lands beneath navigable waters, and the natural resources within such lands, within its boundaries. 28-Jun-2013
2013 299 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 241 DeFazio of Oregon Part B Amendment No. 8 ; An amendment numbered 8 printed in Part B of House Report 113-131 to prohibit offshore oil and gas leases in Bristol Bay off the coast of Alaska. ; Amendment sought to prohibit offshore oil and gas leases in Bristol Bay off the coast of Alaska. 28-Jun-2013
2013 295 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 235 Hastings of Florida Part B Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in Part B of House Report 113-131 to strike section 204 because it eliminates environmental evaluation typically provided by an Environmental Impact Study (EIS) and because conducting a single multisale EIS for decisions with different timelines creates unnecessary conflicts in the EIS process. ; Amendment strikes section 204 which seeks to limit the ability to conduct a comprehensive Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). 27-Jun-2013
2013 293 On Passage To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to provide for the proper Federal management and oversight of transboundary hydrocarbon reservoirs, and for other purposes 27-Jun-2013
2013 292 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to provide for the proper Federal management and oversight of transboundary hydrocarbon reservoirs, and for other purposes 27-Jun-2013
2013 291 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 232 Grayson of Florida Part A Amendment No. 1, as Modified ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in Part A of House Report 113-131 to ensure that no portion of this legislation is construed as affecting the right of any state to prohibit the management, leasing, developing, and use of lands (including offshore oil drilling) beneath navigable waters within its boundaries. ; Add at the end the following: TITLE ___-- MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS SEC. ___. STATE RIGHTS AND AUTHORITY NOT AFFECTED. Nothing in this Act and the amendments made by this Act affects the right and power of each State to prohibit management, leasing, developing, and use of lands beneath navigable waters, and the natural resources within such lands, within its boundaries. 27-Jun-2013
2013 178 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To approve the construction, operation, and maintenance of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes 22-May-2013
2013 177 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 75 Holt of New Jersey Amendment No. 10 ; An amendment numbered 10 printed in House Report 113-88 to increase American energy independence by requiring that all oil and refined fuels transported through the Keystone XL Pipeline be used here in the United States and not exported, unless the President finds that an exception is required by law or in the national interest. ; Amendment sought to require that all oil and refined fuels transported through the Keystone XL Pipeline be used here in the United States and not exported, unless the President finds that an exception is required by law or in the national interest. 22-May-2013
2013 176 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 73 Chu of California Amendment No. 8 ; An amendment numbered 8 printed in House Report 113-88 to require the GAO to conduct a study and prepare a report of the Keystone XL pipeline to determine the total projected costs of pipeline spill cleanup, including the potential impacts of a petroleum spill on public health and the environment and the quantity and quality of water available for agricultural and municipal purposes. ; Amendment sought to require the GAO to conduct a study and prepare a report of the Keystone XL pipeline to determine the total projected costs of pipeline spill cleanup, including the potential impacts of a petroleum spill on public health and the environment and the quantity and quality of water available for agricultural and municipal purposes. 22-May-2013
2013 175 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 72 Jackson Lee of Texas Amendment No. 7 ; An amendment numbered 7 printed in House Report 113-88 to lengthen the time period for filing a claim under the Act from 60 days to 1 year. ; Amendment sought to lengthen the time period for filing a claim under the Act from 60 days to 1 year. 22-May-2013
2013 174 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 71 Esty of Connecticut Amendment No. 6 ; An amendment numbered 6 printed in House Report 113-88 to remove the mandate to allow one specifically named company to never receive appropriate oversight through the permit process for operation and/or maintenance--in perpetuity, while allowing construction permit fast-track. ; Amendment sought to remove the mandate to allow one specifically named company to never receive appropriate oversight through the permit process for operation and/or maintenance--in perpetuity, while allowing construction permit fast-track. 22-May-2013
2013 173 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 70 Rahall of West Virginia Amendment No. 5 ; An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 113-88 to strike section 3 of the bill (Keystone XL Permit Approval). Section 3 eliminates the requirement for a Presidential Permit to construct the Keystone XL pipeline across an international border. Section 3 further deems the new application for the Keystone XL pipeline approved, based on a final environmental impact statement issued by the U.S. Department of State for a different pipeline route. ; Amendment sought to strike section 3 of the bill (Keystone XL Permit Approval) which states that the Keystone XL pipeline does not require a permit to cross the international border between Canada and the United States. 22-May-2013
2013 172 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 69 Connolly of Virginia Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 113-88 to require a threat assessment of pipeline vulnerabilities to terrorist attack and corrective actions necessary to protect the pipeline from such an attack and to mitigate any resulting spill. ; Amendment sought to require that the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, in consultation with the Department of Homeland Security, conduct a study of the vulnerabilities of the Keystone XL pipeline to a terrorist attack and certify that necessary protections have been put in place. 22-May-2013
2013 171 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 68 Johnson of Georgia Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 113-88 to require a study on the health impacts of increased air pollution in communities surrounding the refineries that will transport diluted bitumen through the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. ; Amendment sought to require the completion of a study on the health impacts of increased air pollution in communities surrounding the refineries that will transport diluted bitumen through the proposed Keystone XL pipeline prior to its operation. 22-May-2013
2013 170 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 67 Waxman of California Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 113-88 to add a finding that "the reliance on oil sands crudes for transportation fuels would likely result in an increase in incremental greenhouse gas emissions" in the United States, resulting in additional greenhouse gas emissions equal to 4.3 million passenger vehicles. Also provides that the bill will not go into effect unless the President finds that TransCanada or tar sands producers will fully offset the additional greenhouse gas emissions. ; Amendment sought to add a finding that the reliance on oil sands crudes for transportation fuels would likely result in an increase in incremental greenhouse gas emissions in the United States equivalent to approximately that of 4.3 million passenger vehicles. The amendment also sought to provide that the bill would not go into effect unless the President found that TransCanada or tar sands producers could fully offset the additional greenhouse gas emissions produced annually. 22-May-2013
2013 128 On Passage To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes 26-Apr-2013
2013 127 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes 26-Apr-2013
2013 96 On Passage To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes 10-Apr-2013
2013 95 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes 10-Apr-2013
2013 94 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 38 Napolitano of California Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in the Congressional Record to strike the paragraph in the bill containing requirements regarding the application of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 to small conduit hydropower development and changing the definition of small conduit hydropower to mean a facility capable of producing 15 megawatts or less of electric capacity. ; Amendment sought to strike the paragraph in the bill containing requirements regarding the application of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 to small conduit hydropower development and changing the definition of small conduit hydropower to mean a facility capable of producing 15 megawatts or less of electric capacity. 10-Apr-2013
2013 90 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to facilitate the development of hydroelectric power on the Diamond Fork System of the Central Utah Project 9-Apr-2013