H.R.2908 - Climate Change National Security Strategy Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8] (Introduced 06/15/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Armed Services; Foreign Affairs; Science, Space, and Technology; Intelligence (Permanent Select)|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/22/2018 Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2908 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/15/2017)
Climate Change National Security Strategy Act of 2017
This bill requires the National Security Advisor and the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy to jointly establish an interagency Climate and National Security Working Group, which must develop an action plan on current and projected climate-related impacts on national security interests.
Specified federal departments and agencies must each develop a plan that ensures that such impacts are identified and considered in the development and implementation of relevant national security doctrine, policies, and plans. The plans must be updated at least annually.