All Information (Except Text) for S.2891 - Global Climate Protection Act of 198699th Congress (1985-1986)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [D-DE] (Introduced 09/29/1986)|
|Committees:||Senate - Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/29/1986 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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|09/29/1986||Introduced in Senate|
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|09/29/1986||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Governmental Affairs.|
Action By: Senate
|Sen. Pell, Claiborne [D-RI]*||09/29/1986|
|Sen. Mathias, Charles McC., Jr. [R-MD]*||09/29/1986|
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|Senate Governmental Affairs||09/29/1986||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (09/29/1986)
Global Climate Protection Act of 1986 - Directs the President to establish a Task Force on the Global Climate to research, develop, and implement a coordinated national strategy on global climate. Requires such Task Force to transmit a United States Strategy on the Global Climate to the President within a year. Requires the President to then report to specified members of Congress on such report.
Directs the President to appoint an ambassador at large to coordinate Federal efforts in multilateral activities relating to global warming.
Directs the Secretary of State to promote the early designation of an International Year of Global Climate Protection.
Urges the President to give climate protection high priority on the agenda of U.S.-Soviet relations.