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

Introduced:

Apr 24, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Samuel “Sam” Brownback
Senator from Kansas
Republican

Text:

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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.

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What is a bill?

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

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History

Introduced
Apr 24, 2001

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
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Votes

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