Senate Mulls GHG Rules Under Clean Air Act

Law360, New York (September 17, 2008, 12:00 AM ET) -- Governing greenhouse gas emissions could damage a range of industries and wrap loads of businesses in unnecessary red tape, William L. Kovacs of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce told lawmakers in a Senate committee hearing Tuesday on whether GHG emissions should be regulated under the Clean Air Act.

The EPA issued an advance notice of proposed rulemaking in July in response to the 2007 U.S. Supreme Court decision in Massachusetts v. EPA, which found that the EPA could regulate greenhouse gas emissions under the Clean Air...
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