To amend the Clean Air Act to provide that greenhouse gases are not subject to the Act, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 5, 2011
Length: 2 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on January 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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125 Cosponsors (124 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
Jan 5, 2011
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H.R. 97 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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