H.R. 12246 (94th): National Climate Program Act


Mar 2, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 2, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Philip Hayes

Representative for Indiana's 8th congressional district


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 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 2, 1976

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8 cosponsors (5D, 3R) (show)
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