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2015-11-02 Senate Journal

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2015-11-02                     Senate Journal                      Page 1505
SJR 301                                                                                                                       
The Resources Committee considered SENATE JOINT                                                                                 
RESOLUTION NO. 301 Opposing the recent decisions to cancel                                                                      
future lease sales in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas and to deny the                                                             
suspension of Shell and Statoil's leases; urging the United States                                                              
Department of the Interior to continue to promote oil exploration in                                                            
the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas; urging the United States Bureau of                                                               
Safety and Environmental Enforcement to reconsider and approve                                                                  
requests from Shell  and  Statoil  for  lease suspensions  in the Chukchi                                                       

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Sea Planning Area and Beaufort Sea Planning Area; and urging the                                                                
ongoing efforts to develop offshore oil and gas in the Arctic Outer                                                             
Continental Shelf, and recommended it be replaced with                                                                          
                        CS FOR SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION                                                                         
          NO. 301(RES)                                                                                                          
Signing do pass: Senator Giessel, Chair; Senators Costello, Coghill,                                                            
Stedman, Stoltze.                                                                                                               
The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
     Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Senate Resources Committee                                                                        
The resolution is on today's calendar.