American Trucking Ass'ns, Inc. v. EPA

Brax, Jeff
August 2000
Ecology Law Quarterly;2000, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p549
Academic Journal
Examines the court decision in American Trucking Associations Inc. versus the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) over nondelegation doctrine for the Clean Air Act (CAA). Impact of the CAA on EPA efforts to promulgate and revise air quality standards; Decisions on the case; Conclusion.


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