Second Circuit Limits State Power to Regulate Sulfur Dioxide Emissions

Walton-Hadlock, Audrey
August 2004
Ecology Law Quarterly;2004, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p731
Academic Journal
Claims that the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 limits state government power to regulate sulfur dioxide emissions in U.S. states. Overview of the ruling on the lawsuit filed by Clean Air Markets Group against New York state Governor George Pataki; Background of the case; Implications of the ruling for the prevalence of industry pollution in cities and towns.


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