Congressmen Move To Prohibit EPA From Policing GHGs

Law360, New York (February 3, 2010, 2:28 PM EST) -- Two Democrats and a Republican have proposed a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives that would bar the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating greenhouse gas emissions under the Clean Air Act, in the wake of the EPA's endangerment finding on GHGs.

The bill, H.R. 4572, was introduced Tuesday by Reps. Ike Skelton, D-Mo., Collin C. Peterson, D-Minn., and Jo Ann Emerson, R-Mo., who touted it as a measure to curb the EPA's "rapidly expanding powers."

The proposed bill would amend the Clean Air Act to...
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