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Sep 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on September 24, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Nevada
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Last Updated: Sep 24, 2009
Length: 18 pages
A bill to establish loan guarantee programs to develop biochar technology using excess plant biomass, to establish biochar demonstration projects on public land, and for other purposes.
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“S. 1713 — 111th Congress: Water Efficiency via Carbon Harvesting and Restoration (WECHAR) Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1713>
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