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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Climate Change Adapt America Fund Act of 2017

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To establish the Climate Change Advisory Commission to develop recommendations, frameworks, and guidelines for projects to respond to the impacts of climate change, to issue Federal obligations, the proceeds of which shall be used to fund projects that aid in adaptation to climate change, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
04/25/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (12)

Date
04/28/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
04/26/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
04/26/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
04/26/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
04/26/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
04/26/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
04/26/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
04/25/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/25/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/25/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/25/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/25/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (0)

No cosponsors.


Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce04/25/2017 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment04/28/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure04/25/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation04/26/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation04/26/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management04/26/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit04/26/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials04/26/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment04/26/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means04/25/2017 Referred to

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Subjects (8)


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Introduced in House (04/25/2017)

Climate Change Adapt America Fund Act of 2017

This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to issue climate change obligations. The proceeds from the debt obligations must be deposited in the Adapt America Fund established by this bill within the Department of Commerce.

Commerce must carry out an investment program to fund projects for reducing economic, social, and environmental impact of the adverse effects of climate change.

The bill establishes the Climate Change Advisory Commission to: (1) establish recommendations, frameworks, and guidelines for the investment program; and (2) identify categories of the most cost-effective investments and projects that emphasize multiple benefits to commerce, human health, and ecosystems.