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H.R. 1812 (115th): CLIMATE Act

The text of the bill below is as of Mar 30, 2017 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1812

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 30, 2017

(for himself, Mr. Tonko, Ms. Matsui, Mr. Crist, Mr. Beyer, Ms. Castor of Florida, Mr. Cohen, Mr. Connolly, Mr. Delaney, Mr. Garamendi, Mr. Grijalva, Ms. Hanabusa, Mr. Johnson of Georgia, Ms. Lee, Mr. Lipinski, Mrs. Carolyn B. Maloney of New York, Mr. McNerney, Mrs. Murphy of Florida, Mr. Nadler, Mr. Peters, Mr. Pocan, Mr. Polis, Mr. Perlmutter, Mr. Quigley, Ms. Schakowsky, Mr. Scott of Virginia, Mr. Suozzi, Ms. Tsongas, Mr. Huffman, Mr. Raskin, Mr. Blumenauer, Mr. Clay, Ms. Michelle Lujan Grisham of New Mexico, Mr. Price of North Carolina, Mr. Hastings, and Mr. Cartwright) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform, the Judiciary, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To provide that the Executive order entitled Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth (March 28, 2017), shall have no force or effect, to prohibit the use of Federal funds to enforce the Executive order, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Congressional Leadership In Mitigating Administration Threats to the Earth Act or the CLIMATE Act.

2.

Executive order to have no force or effect

Beginning on March 28, 2017, the Executive order entitled Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth (March 28, 2017), is null and void, shall have no force or effect, and may not be implemented, administered, or enforced.

3.

No funds available

No Federal funds may be used to implement, administer, or enforce (including through the issuance of any regulations) the Executive order entitled Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth (March 28, 2017).

4.

Effective date

This Act shall take effect on March 28, 2017.