About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to authorize and direct the establishment of a coordinated national program relating to climate, to require an annual report of the program to Congress.
- Summary (CRS)
3/2/1976--Introduced.National Climate Program Act - Directs the Secretary of Commerce to coordinate the establishment and operation of a Federal climate program for the collection, analysis, and dissemination of data concerning ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Mar 2, 1976
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 12246”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
8 cosponsors (5D, 3R)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 12246 — 94th Congress: National Climate Program Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr12246
“H.R. 12246 — 94th Congress: National Climate Program Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1976. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr12246>
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