TITLE

Comparative Analysis of Climate Change Bills in the U.S. Senate

AUTHOR(S)
Richards, Kenneth R.; Richards, Stephanie Hayes
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Environmental Law Reporter: News & Analysis;Jul2009, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p10601
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a comparative analysis on the Climate Change Bill in the Senate in the U.S. It states that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) began its reconsideration whether carbon dioxide should be regulated as a criteria pollutant under the Clean Air Act (CAA). It explains that President Barack Obama has asked the 111th Congress to send him a cap-and-trade legislation on the emission of carbon. It also provides summary of the policy recommendation which was identified from an examination of the major Senate climate change bills.
ACCESSION #
42734039

 

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