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, ...
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Apr 24, 2001
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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)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 769 — 107th Congress: International Carbon Conservation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s769
“S. 769 — 107th Congress: International Carbon Conservation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s769>
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