New Cosponsor — Dec 16, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL]
The bill now has 22 cosponsors (22 Republicans).
Jan 31, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on January 31, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wyoming
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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2011
Length: 17 pages
Referred to Committee — Feb 16, 2011
A bill to preempt regulation of, action relating to, or consideration of greenhouse gases under Federal and common law on enactment of a Federal policy to mitigate climate change.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 2011
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