S. 575 (111th): Clean, Low-Emission, Affordable, New Transportation Efficiency Act


Mar 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

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


Thomas Carper

Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2009
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to develop plans and targets for States and metropolitan planning organizations to develop plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/11/2009--Introduced.Clean, Low-Emission, Affordable, New Transportation Efficiency Act - Establishes the Low Greenhouse Gas Transportation Fund.Requires the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), for each of calendar 2012-2050, to auction ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 11, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 575”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 3624 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 2008

H.R. 1329 (Related)
Clean, Low-Emission, Affordable, New Transportation Efficiency Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 2009

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