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      house Committees
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Energy and Power
    IntroducedJune 9th, 2009

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Title

Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act of 2009

Official Title

To repeal the exemption for hydraulic fracturing in the Safe Drinking Water Act, and for other purposes.

Summary

Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act of 2009 - Amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to: (1) repeal the exemption from restrictions on underground injection of fluids near drinking water sources granted to hydraulic fracturing operations under such Act; and (2) require oil and gas companies to disclose the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations.

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