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Full Committee Vote on H.R. 3548

February 6, 2012

The Committee on Energy and Commerce has scheduled a markup beginning on Monday, February 6, 2012.  The markup agenda will cover H.R. 3548, the North American Energy Access Act.

On Monday, February 6, the Committee will convene at 4:00 p.m. in room 2322 of the Rayburn House Office Building for opening statements only.  It will reconvene on Tuesday, February 7, at 9:00 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

Markup Notice

Background Memo

Text of legislation

Amendment in the nature of a substitute (Memo)

Opening Statement of Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI)

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Day One


Day Two

Amendments Offered to H.R. 3548 

AuthorDescription and Link to TextOutcomeVote
TerryAn amendment in the nature of a substitute.Adopted Voice
RushRegarding a condition on the issuance of a permit.Defeated Voice
MarkeyRegarding a condition on the issuance of a permit.Defeated14-37
DingellRegarding the procedures for the authorization of and permits for the Keystone XL Pipeline Project.Defeated19-34
EshooRegarding a condition on the issuance of a permit.Defeated19-34
DoyleRegarding a condition on the issuance of a permit.Defeated19-33

 H.R. 3548, the North American Energy Access Act was reported favorably 33-20.

U.S. Representative Fred Upton

U.S. Representative Joe L. Barton

Congressman Fred Upton has represented the commonsense values of southwest Michigan since 1987. In 2010, Fred was selected by his House colleagues to serve as Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce. Read More»;