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H.R. 2594: European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act of 2011

Summary: To prohibit operators of civil aircraft of the United States from participating in the European Union’s emissions trading scheme, and for other purposes. (More Info)

H.R. 2594 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) 13,098 Twitter followers

"Chairman Mica and Subcommittee Chairman Petri, and Congressmen Rahall and Costello and their colleagues are to be commended for taking strong action to prevent the EU from implementing a plan that will have negative economic consequences for our economy, and for business aviation," said NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen. "In spite of our industry's decades-long progress in reducing emissions, the costly fees would be levied at a time when our industry is just beginning to recover from a prolonged economic struggle, and the House bill is a welcome response to this reality, and to the importance of aviation ...

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Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations

Members of CAPA have been closely monitoring the issue of ETS for some time and we unequivocally support the prohibition of United States air carriers’ participation in the ETS. The European Union has missed the mark on this critical issue. The participation of U.S. air carriers in an ETS will have a significantly negative effect on the financial operation of flights operating to/from the EU. Further, the fees derived from the ETS do not go towards environmental improvements at all but rather to the coffers of the destination country. Thus, the ETS is but another tax on an ...

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