New Cosponsor — May 4, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Raúl Grijalva [D-AZ3]
The bill now has 6 cosponsors (6 Democrats).
Mar 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2009
Length: 9 pages
To mitigate the effects of black carbon emissions in the United States and throughout the world.
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 >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1760 — 111th Congress: Black Carbon Emissions Reduction Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1760
“H.R. 1760 — 111th Congress: Black Carbon Emissions Reduction Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1760>
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