S. 2877 (111th): Carbon Limits and Energy for America’s Renewal (CLEAR) Act

Introduced:

Dec 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 11, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Maria Cantwell

Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2009
Length: 39 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to direct the Secretary of the Treasury to establish a program to regulate the entry of fossil carbon into commerce in the United States to promote clean energy jobs and economic growth and avoid dangerous interference with the climate of the Earth, and for other purposes.

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History

Dec 11, 2009
 
Introduced

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