H.Con.Res.50 - A concurrent resolution concerning the encouragement and support for international negotiations, pursuant to section 156 of the Clean Air Act, by the President to develop a protocol to the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer setting forth standards and regulations to protect the stratosphere from the adverse effects of chlorofluorocarbons.100th Congress (1987-1988)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] (Introduced 02/19/1987)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs; Energy and Commerce | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 100-176 Part 1|
|Latest Action:||06/30/1987 Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.50 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/19/1987)
Supports the President in seeking global measures regarding the adverse effects resulting from the release of chlorofluorocarbons through the adoption of a protocol to the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer.
Urges the President to negotiate: (1) an immediate reduction on the use of chlorofluorocarbons; (2) the expeditious development of safe, effective, and nontoxic nonozone depleting chemicals; and (3) the elimination of fully halogenated chlorofluorocarbons that may deplete the ozone layer.