To authorize the Secretary of Energy to establish a prize competition for the research, development, or commercialization of technology that would reduce the amount of carbon in the atmosphere, including by capturing or sequestering carbon dioxide or reducing the emission of carbon dioxide.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on October 23, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Meng Introduces Legislation to Create a Prize Competition to Reduce Carbon in Atmosphere”
— Rep. Grace Meng [D-NY6] (Sponsor) on Oct 25, 2017
Oct 23, 2017
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Jun 13, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3282.
H.R. 4096 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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