H.Res. 540: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the policies of the United States should support a transition to near zero greenhouse gas emissions, 100 percent clean renewable energy, infrastructure modernization, green jobs, full employment, a sustainable economy, fair wages, affordable energy, expanding the middle class, and ending poverty to promote national economic competitiveness and national security and for the purpose of avoiding adverse impacts of a changing climate.

Introduced:

Nov 30, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Nov 30, 2015

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on November 30, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Raúl Grijalva

Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2015
Length: 11 pages

Prognosis:

0% chance of being agreed to (details)

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History

Nov 30, 2015
 
Introduced

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Agreed To

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