Senate Joint Resolution 11
115th Congress(2017-2018)
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to "Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation".
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jan 30, 2017
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jan 30, 2017
Latest Action
Jan 30, 2017
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Joint Resolution
Joint Resolution
A form of legislative measure used to propose changes in law, or to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.J.Res. or S.J.Res. Concurrent resolutions and simple resolutions are other types of resolutions. Bill is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
11
Congress
115
Policy Area
Energy
Energy
Primary focus of measure is all sources and supplies of energy, including alternative energy sources, oil and gas, coal, nuclear power; efficiency and conservation; costs, prices, and revenues; electric power transmission; public utility matters.
Sponsorship by Party
Wyoming
North Carolina
North Dakota
Oklahoma
South Carolina
Wyoming
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This joint resolution nullifies the rule submitted by the Bureau of Land Management titled "Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation."The rule published in the Federal Register on November 18, 2016, addresses waste generated during oil and gas production.

Text (1)
January 30, 2017
Actions (2)
01/30/2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
01/30/2017
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jan 31, 2017 5:23:10 AM
Updated
Sep 28, 2020 10:42:40 PM