S. 342 (109th): Climate Stewardship Act of 2005

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, 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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 10, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John McCain

Senator from Arizona

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2005
Length: 63 pages

History

Feb 10, 2005
 
Introduced

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S. 342 (109th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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