H.R. 2127 (113th): To prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from finalizing any rule imposing any standard of performance for carbon dioxide emissions from any existing or new source that is a fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating unit unless and until carbon capture and storage is found to be technologically and economically feasible.

Introduced:

May 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David McKinley

Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: May 23, 2013
Length: 4 pages

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May 23, 2013
 
Introduced

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2127”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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H.R. 6172 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 24, 2012

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