H.R. 1760 (111th): Black Carbon Emissions Reduction Act of 2009


Mar 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jay Inslee

Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2009
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To mitigate the effects of black carbon emissions in the United States and throughout the world.

Summary (CRS)

3/26/2009--Introduced.Black Carbon Emissions Reduction Act of 2009 - Requires the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to report to Congress on black carbon (light-absorbing component of carbonaceous aerosols) emissions, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 26, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1760”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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