S. 3699 (111th): A bill to prohibit the regulation of carbon dioxide emissions in the United States until China, India, and Russia implement similar reductions.


Aug 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Vitter

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Aug 4, 2010
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Summary (CRS)

8/4/2010--Introduced.Prohibits the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) or the head of any other federal agency from regulating carbon dioxide emissions until the Secretary of Commerce certifies that China, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 4, 2010

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3699”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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S. 15 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

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