S. 280 (110th): Climate Stewardship and Innovation Act of 2007


Jan 12, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 12, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2007
Length: 127 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for a program to accelerate the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States by establishing a market-driven system of greenhouse gas tradeable allowances, to support the deployment of new climate change-related technologies, and to ensure benefits to consumers from the trading in such allowances, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/12/2007--Introduced.Climate Stewardship and Innovation Act of 2007 - Directs the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish and maintain the National Greenhouse Gas Database to collect, verify, and ... Read more >

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Jan 12, 2007

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 280”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (7D, 4R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 4226 (Related)
Climate Stewardship and Economic Security Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 15, 2007

H.R. 620 (Related)
Climate Stewardship Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2007

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