H.R. 6338 (112th): Managed Carbon Price Act of 2012


Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim McDermott

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by requiring a Federal emission permit for the sale or use of covered substances, reduce the deficit, and return funds to the American people.

Summary (CRS)

8/2/2012--Introduced.Managed Carbon Price Act of 2012 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to require covered persons (i.e., U.S. coal producers, oil refinery operators, first sellers of natural gas, and producers ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 2, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6338”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4754 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 28, 2014

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