H.R. 1078 (101st): Global Warming Prevention Act of 1989


Feb 22, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 22, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Claudine Schneider

Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To establish national policies and support and encourage international agreements that implement energy and natural resource conservation strategies appropriate to preventing the overheating of the Earth's atmosphere, known as the "greenhouse effect".

Summary (CRS)

2/22/1989--Introduced.Global Warming Prevention Act of 1989 - Establishes as national goals:(1) that the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere be reduced from 1988 levels by at least 20 percent ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 22, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1078”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


144 cosponsors (119D, 25R) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 5460 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 5, 1988

H.R. 3143 (Related)
National Energy Policy Act of 1989

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 4, 1989

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