TITLE

PUT THE REINS ON EPA

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Marlo
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Coal Power;Mar/Apr2011, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the impact of the proposed Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act on the regulatory authority of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). He describes how the EPA implements policies such as those relating to climate change even without Congressional approval. He explains provisions of the REINS Act, emphasizing that a joint resolution approved by both Congress and the President is required before federal agencies can implement rules.
ACCESSION #
71246619

 

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