H.R. 980 (101st): Global Environment Research and Policy Act of 1989

Introduced:

Feb 9, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Walter Jones Sr.

Representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

H.R. 3332 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Sep 26, 1989

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for development of a National Global Change Research Plan to coordinate oceanographic, atmospheric, terrestrial, and polar research programs; to establish the Council on Global Environmental Policy; and to amend the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 to require consideration of the impact of major Federal actions on the global environment.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5421 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 1988

H.R. 3332 (Related)
Global Environment Research and Policy Act of 1989

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 1989

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History

Introduced
Feb 9, 1989

Details

Cosponsors
34 cosponsors (27D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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