H.R. 620 (110th): Climate Stewardship Act of 2007


Jan 22, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 22, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Olver

Representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2007
Length: 57 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To accelerate the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States by establishing a market-driven system of greenhouse gas tradeable allowances that will limit greenhouse gas emissions in the United States, reduce dependence upon foreign oil, and ensure benefits to consumers from the trading in such allowances, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/22/2007--Introduced.Climate Stewardship Act of 2007 - Requires the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a National Greenhouse Gas Database consisting of:(1) an inventory of greenhouse gas (GHG) ... Read more >

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Jan 22, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 620”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


136 cosponsors (122D, 14R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 4226 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 15, 2007

S. 317 (Related)
Electric Utility Cap and Trade Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 17, 2007

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