United States of America

Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021

Legislative
Act
Passed in 2020
This 2,000 pages-long document implements a major government funding scheme and also includes economic stimulus provisions to respond to the coronavirus pandemic. 

The document contains numerous climate-related clauses. It notably encourages GHG emissions reductions and promotes renewables. It contains a part on carbon use and sets processes to estimate the economic, climate, and environmental impacts of any well-integrated national carbon dioxide pipeline system. It mandates the Climate Security Advisory Council to develop a study on advisory council model for strategic or transnational threats.

Documents
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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