S. 1956 (112th): European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act of 2011

Introduced:

Dec 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Nov 27, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 27, 2012.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-200

Sponsor:

John Thune
Senior Senator from South Dakota
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

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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Related Bills

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H.R. 2594 (Related)
European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act of 2011

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 24, 2011

What is a bill?

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.

History

Introduced
Dec 7, 2011
Reported by Committee
Jul 31, 2012
Passed Senate
Sep 22, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Nov 13, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 27, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (9R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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