US House Adopts First-of-its-Kind Bill Combining Climate Change Cap-and-Trade with a Comprehensive Energy Program
15 July 2009
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The US House of Representatives has approved H.R. 2454, the “American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009” (ACESA), otherwise known as the “Waxman-Markey” bill. It now goes to the Senate where it awaits an uncertain future.