HR 825

Title: Public Land Renewable Energy Development Act of 2017
Author: Rep. Paul Gosar (REP-AZ)

Summary
This bill amends the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to extend through FY2022 the authorization for deposit and use of lease revenues under the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970. Such funds shall be available to the Department of the Interior for FY2017 and afterwards to implement both the Energy Policy Act of 2005 and the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970. <p> Interior shall establish priority areas on covered land (i.e., public land administered by Interior and not excluded under law from the development of geothermal, solar, or wind energy) for geothermal, solar, and wind energy projects. Variance areas shall also be considered for the development of renewable energy projects under this bill, consistent with the principles of multiple use (as defined under the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of ...

Status
Introduced in House 02/02/2017
Introduced in House 02/02/2017
Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Agriculture, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 02/02/2017
Referred to House Natural Resources 02/02/2017
Referred to House Agriculture 02/02/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources. 02/16/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry. 02/24/2017
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 07/26/2017
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent. 07/26/2017
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 115-321, Part I. 09/21/2017
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 115-321, Part I. 09/21/2017
Committee on Agriculture discharged. 09/21/2017
Committee on Agriculture discharged. 09/21/2017
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 231. 09/21/2017

Bill Text
09/22/2017 - HR 825 (Reported+in+House)
09/21/2017 - HR 825 (Reported+in+House)
02/02/2017 - HR 825 (Introduced+in+House)
02/02/2017 - HR 825 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ)
    () - U.S. Representative

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    Capital Address:
    2057 Rayburn House Office Building

    Washington, DC 20515-0304
    Phone: (202) 225-2315

    District Address:
    122 North Cortez Street, Suite 104

    Prescott, AZ 86301
    Phone: (928) 445-1683
    Fax: (928) 445-3414

 
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