H.R.97 - Free Industry Act

To amend the Clean Air Act to provide that greenhouse gases are not subject to the Act, and for other purposes. view all titles (3)

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  • Short: Free Industry Act as introduced.
  • Official: To amend the Clean Air Act to provide that greenhouse gases are not subject to the Act, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Popular: Free Industry Act as introduced.

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01/05/11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Representative

Marsha Blackburn

R-TN

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OpenCongress Summary

Amends the Clear Air to state that greenhouse gases are not "air pollutants," and, therefore, can not be regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency.
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Official Summary

Free Industry Act - Amends the Clean Air Act to: (1) exclude from the definition of the term \"air pollutant\" carbon dioxide, water vapor, methane, nitrous oxide, hydrofluorocarbons, perfluorocarbons, or sulfur hexafluoride; and (2) declare that nothing in the Act shall be treated as autho

Official Summary

Free Industry Act - Amends the Clean Air Act to:
(1) exclude from the definition of the term \"air pollutant\" carbon dioxide, water vapor, methane, nitrous oxide, hydrofluorocarbons, perfluorocarbons, or sulfur hexafluoride; and
(2) declare that nothing in the Act shall be treated as authorizing or requiring the regulation of climate change or global warming.

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Organizations Supporting H.R.97

  • Americans For Prosperity

Organizations Opposing H.R.97

  • OMB Watch
  • Health Care Without Harm
  • Natural Resources Defense Council
  • Clean Air Council
  • Friends of the Earth
  • United Methodist Women
  • ...and 2 more. See all.


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