H.R. 6258 (110th): Carbon Capture and Storage Early Deployment Act


Jun 12, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 12, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frederick “Rick” Boucher

Representative for Virginia's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2008
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To accelerate the development and early deployment of systems for the capture and storage of carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel electric generation facilities, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/12/2008--Introduced.Carbon Capture and Storage Early Deployment Act - Authorizes qualified industry organizations to conduct a referendum among the owners or operators of distribution utilities delivering fossil fuel-based electricity for the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 12, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6258”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


30 cosponsors (17D, 13R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1689 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 24, 2009

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