Global climate change sits atop busy Energy Committee agenda

Dingell, John
July 2007
Hill;7/26/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 91, p26
The article reports on the effort of the U.S. Committee on Energy and Commerce to discuss the global climate change issue despite their busy agenda. The author claimed that they have conducted 72 legislative hearings and 14 markups, including the approval of the legislation requiring 43 separate efficiency standards for appliances, buildings and other consumer products. It is stressed that the legislation includes, provisions aimed to protect the health of the environment.


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