About the bill
- Full Title
To reduce greenhouse gas emissions and protect the climate.
- Summary (CRS)
6/20/2006--Introduced.Safe Climate Act of 2006 - Amends the Clean Air Act to direct the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to promulgate:(1) targets for a 2% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions each ...
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Jun 20, 2006
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Mar 20, 2007
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1590 (110th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5642”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
113 cosponsors (106D, 6R, 1I)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 1590 (110th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5642 — 109th Congress: Safe Climate Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5642
“H.R. 5642 — 109th Congress: Safe Climate Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5642>
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