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2013 House Bill 4901: Impose new regulations on gas and oil “fracking”
  1. Introduced by Rep. Marcia Hovey-Wright (D) on July 18, 2013, to require the Department of Environmental Quality, the Department of Community Health, and the Department of Natural Resources to jointly undertake a study of the public health, environmental, and natural resource impacts associated with the extraction of oil or gas from shale formations in this state, and detailing potential regulations.
    • Referred to the House Energy and Technology Committee on July 18, 2013.