Global Climate Change: Selected Legal Questions About the Kyoto Protocol

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This report addresses legal issues after the United States signed the Kyoto Protocol to the UnitedNations Framework Convention on Climate Change. The protocol is not yet in effect internationally and cannot be legally binding on the U.S. unless and until the Senate gives its advice and consent.

Creator(s): Ackerman, David M
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 29, 2001
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Ackerman, David M

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: March 29, 2001
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This report addresses legal issues after the United States signed the Kyoto Protocol to the UnitedNations Framework Convention on Climate Change. The protocol is not yet in effect internationally and cannot be legally binding on the U.S. unless and until the Senate gives its advice and consent.

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6 pages.

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