COAST Anti-Drilling Act

COAST Anti-Drilling Act

This Bill has:
33% Democratic Support in the Senate
23% Democratic Support in the House


    This bill was introduced by Frank Pallone in the house and by Robert Menendez in the senate.
    This bill would amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to permanently prohibit the conduct of offshore drilling on the outer Continental Shelf in the Mid-Atlantic, South Atlantic, North Atlantic, and Straits of Florida planning areas.
House Bill: H.R. 2272
Democratic Support: 45
Introduced by: Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] (Introduced 05/01/2017)
Latest Action:05/11/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.

Senate Bill: S. 999
Democratic Support: 17
Introduced by: Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] (Introduced 05/01/2017)
Latest Action:05/01/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.


Rob Menendez introduces COAST Anti-Drilling Act