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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Kansas. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 24, 2001
Length: 10 pages
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.
Apr 24, 2001
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S. 769 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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