by Devin Henry
The House on Wednesday passed a bill to reauthorize the federal pipeline safety oversight board.
Members attached their bill re-upping the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) to a Senate bill passed earlier this year doing the same thing. The measure now goes back to the Senate.
The bill passed unanimously, and both the top Republican and Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee praised it on Wednesday.
“We promised action, and today, I am proud that we have a bipartisan agreement...