H.R.4611 - National Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Olver, John W. [D-MA-1] (Introduced 04/25/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||05/06/2002 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality.|
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Summary: H.R.4611 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
National Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory Act of 2002 - Amends the Clean Air Act to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish and administer: (1) a national greenhouse gas emissions information system to collect annual lists required to be submitted under this Act of an entity's greenhouse gas emissions; and (2) a national greenhouse gas registry (included in such system) to collect voluntarily reported information on emissions reductions. Specifies factors for adjustment of emissions records by a reporting entity.
Introduced in House (04/25/2002)
Directs the Administrator and the Secretaries of Commerce, Agriculture, and Energy to develop greenhouse gas emissions quantification and verification protocols, electronic reporting methods, and accounting and reporting standards. Requires verification of reported emissions information.
Requires the Administrator to publish an annual national greenhouse gas emissions inventory.