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


Feb 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

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


John McCain

Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2005
Length: 63 pages

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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, 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)

2/10/2005--Introduced.Climate Stewardship Act of 2005 - Expands Federal climate change research initiatives by:(1) establishing a graduate fellowship program;(2) requiring a study of technology transfer barriers, best practices, and outcomes;(3) requiring ... Read more >

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Feb 10, 2005

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 342”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (13D, 2R, 1I) (show)
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H.R. 759 (Related)
Climate Stewardship Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 10, 2005

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