S. 769 (107th): International Carbon Conservation Act


Apr 24, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 24, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Samuel “Sam” Brownback

Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Apr 24, 2001
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a carbon sequestration program and an implementing panel within the Department of Commerce to enhance international conservation, to promote the role of carbon sequestration as a means of slowing the buildup of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, and to reward and encourage voluntary, pro-active environmental efforts on the issue of global climate change.

Summary (CRS)

4/24/2001--Introduced.International Carbon Conservation Act - Establishes within the Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology an implementing panel, to be headed by the Chief of the Forest Service, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 24, 2001

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 769”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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