About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to provide for a program of scientific research on abrupt climate change, to accelerate the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States by establishing a market-driven system of greenhouse gas tradeable allowances that could be used interchangably with passenger vehicle fuel economy standard credits, to limit greenhouse gas emissions in the United States and reduce dependence upon foreign oil, and ensure benefits to consumers from the trading in such allowances.
- Summary (CRS)
1/9/2003--Introduced.Climate Stewardship Act of 2003 - Establishes Federal climate change research and related activities, including:(1) post-secondary scholarships;(2) a study of technology transfer barriers;(3) a report on the impact of the ...
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Jan 9, 2003
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Oct 30, 2003
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 139”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
9 cosponsors (7D, 2R)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 139 — 108th Congress: Climate Stewardship Act of 2003. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s139
“S. 139 — 108th Congress: Climate Stewardship Act of 2003.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s139>
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