H.R.2570 - Climate Risk Disclosure Act of 2021117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Casten, Sean [D-IL-6] (Introduced 04/15/2021)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 117-39|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/20/2021 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 22. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2570 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Reported to House (05/20/2021)
Climate Risk Disclosure Act of 2021
This bill directs the Securities and Exchange Commission to require an issuer of securities to annually disclose information regarding climate change-related risks posed to the issuer, including an issuer's strategies and actions to mitigate these risks.
Specifically, issuers must report their direct and indirect greenhouse-gas emissions and disclose their fossil fuel-related assets.