Summary of the Boxer-Kerry Cap-and-Trade Bill

Created: September 30, 2009 12:02 | Last updated: July 31, 2020 00:00

Following the rollout of the Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act this morning, lead sponsor Sen. John Kerry’s (D-Mass.) office sends out a summary of the bill. The provisions laid out here confirm the outlines of the bill leaked to reporters in advance of today’s press conference.

A digestible summary, as well as a more detailed section-by-section summary, are after the jump:

Short summary:

Section-by-section summary: