To establish a carbon sequestration pilot program under which the Secretary of the Interior may make grants for projects to evaluate methods to increase the amount of carbon captured on qualified public lands in order to achieve a wide range of benefits, including reductions in greenhouse gases, increased water retention and water quality in watersheds, nutrient cycling, reduced erosion, and forage quality.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for California's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 24, 2016
Length: 6 pages
May 24, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 24, 2016
H.R. 5316 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 5316 — 114th Congress: Healthy Soils and Rangelands Solutions Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5316
“H.R. 5316 — 114th Congress: Healthy Soils and Rangelands Solutions Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. December 17, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5316>
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