S.RES.512: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the Environmental Protection Agency and the proposed rules and guidelines relating to carbon dioxide emissions from power plants.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about environmental protection
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Sponsor David Vitter, R-La.
Total Cosponsors 31 (All Republicans)
Introduced July 23, 2014
Latest Major Action July 23, 2014
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Bill Summary

Urges the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to withdraw the proposed rules entitled: (1) "Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Generating Units," and (2) "Carbon Pollution Standards for Modified and Reconstructed Stationary Sources: Electric Generating Units."

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 23, 2014 Referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (text of measure as introduced: CR S4770)