S. 1512: Transparency and Honesty in Energy Regulations Act of 2017

A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Energy, the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Secretary of the Interior, the Secretary of Transportation, and the Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality from considering, in taking any action, the social cost of carbon, the social cost of methane, the social cost of nitrous oxide, or the social cost of any other greenhouse gas, unless compliant with Office of Management and Budget guidance, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 29, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jun 29, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 29, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

James Lankford

Junior Senator from Oklahoma

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2017
Length: 17 pages

Prognosis:

12% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 29, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

 
Passed Senate (House next)

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1512 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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