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- Full Title
A bill to prohibit operators of civil aircraft of the United States from participating in the European Union's emissions trading scheme, and for other purposes.
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Last Action: Oct 24, 2011
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The “S.” in “S. 1956” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
12 cosponsors (9R, 3D) (show)(joined Dec 13, 2011)(joined Dec 15, 2011)(joined Dec 16, 2011)(joined Jan 26, 2012)(joined Feb 29, 2012)(joined Mar 6, 2012)(joined Mar 8, 2012)(joined Jun 12, 2012)(joined Jun 13, 2012)(joined Jun 25, 2012)(joined Jul 23, 2012)(joined Jul 30, 2012)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1956 — 112th Congress: European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1956
“S. 1956 — 112th Congress: European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1956>
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