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      Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
    IntroducedJanuary 31st, 2013

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Title

Expedited LNG for American Allies Act of 2013

Official Title

A bill to enhance the energy security of United States allies, and for other purposes.

Summary

Expedited LNG for American Allies Act of 2013 - Amends the Natural Gas Act to deem consistent with the public interest an expedited application and approval process without modification or delay for the exportation of natural gas to a foreign country that is: (1) a nation with which there is in effect a free trade agreement requiring national treatment for trade in natural gas (as under existing law); (2) a member country of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO); (3) Japan, as long as the Treaty of Mutual Cooperation and Security between the United States and Japan remains in effect; and (4) any other foreign country if the Secretary of State determines that such exportation promotes U.S. national security interests.