H.R. 5266 (107th): Clear Skies Act of 2002


Jul 26, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joe Barton

Representative for Texas's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2002
Length: 226 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Clean Air Act to reduce air pollution through expansion of cap and trade programs, to provide an alternative regulatory classification for units subject to the cap and trade program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/26/2002--Introduced.Clear Skies Act of 2002 - Amends the acid deposition control provisions of the Clean Air Act with respect to emissions limitations and allowances programs for sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 26, 2002

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5266”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 999 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 2003

S. 2815 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 2002

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