H. R. 1796, Carbon Capture Modernization Act.

Summary: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the qualifying advanced coal project credit, and for other purposes. Cosponsors

ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 4/25/19.


STATUS: Introduced 3/14/19 by Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1]. 


  • The Carbon Capture Coalition commends the introduction in the U.S. House of Representatives today of the Carbon Capture Modernization Act (H.R. 1796). (Source: Carbon Capture Coalition)
  • The bills act as a companion to other financing efforts to dramatically spur more deployment of carbon capture, utilization and storage technologies at coal and natural gas generation and other industrial facilities. (Source: Clear Path Action)
  • “The Carbon Utilization Research Council (CURC) and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) applaud Congressmen David McKinley (R-WV) and Collin Peterson (D-MN) on the introduction of the Carbon Capture Modernization Act (H.R. 1796) in the House of Representatives. (Source: Carbon Utilization Research Council)


  • Link to the text of the bill.
  • Link to bill information (support and opposition) on Countable.