Bill To Block EPA Greenhouse Gas Rules Falls Short

Law360, New York (December 20, 2010, 5:31 PM EST) -- Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., has postponed efforts to push through a bill that would delay the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new greenhouse gas regulations from taking effect in January, following a failure to garner bipartisan support for the measure.

The senator announced Friday that Republican proponents of the bill — S. 3072, the Stationary Source Regulations Act Delay — had pulled their support "so that they can gain some political advantage trying to take over this issue in 2011."

"Momentum has been building on the Democratic...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.