H.R. 594 (111th): Save Our Climate Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jan 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Fortney “Pete” Stark

Representative for California's 13th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2009
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide by imposing a tax on primary fossil fuels based on their carbon content.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 15, 2009
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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Votes

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2069 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2007

H.R. 3242 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 24, 2011

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