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Committee on Armed ServicesCommittee on Energy and CommerceEnergyIntroducedFebruary 4th, 2009
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To expedite the construction of new refining capacity on closed military installations in the United States, and for other purposes.
Requires the President to designate not less than three closed military installations (or portions of them) that are appropriate for siting a refinery for gasoline or other fuel. Designates the Department of Energy as the lead agency for coordinating applicable federal refinery authorizations and related environmental reviews with respect to a designated refinery. Gives the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia exclusive jurisdiction over civil actions relating to federal refinery authorizations.