Texas - HB247 - 2017

Relating to the posting by the Railroad Commission of Texas on its Internet website of certain enforcement information.

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Added On: 03-25-2017
Updated On: 09-08-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Lina Ortega (Democratic)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (7)

  • 07-20-2017 - Filed
  • 07-21-2017 - Read first time
  • 07-21-2017 - Referred to Public Health
  • 07-26-2017 - Left pending in committee
  • 07-26-2017 - Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
  • 07-26-2017 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
  • 07-26-2017 - Considered in public hearing

News (1)

Bills seek to bolster state's oil spill response - ReporterNews.com
Published by reporternews.com
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 02:23:15 GMT

It showed that despite having Texas Civil Air Patrol photographs of them, state regulators often did little in response to the spills or to assess their impact downstream. The spills took place in many of Texas' most important watersheds, including the ...