CAA Key To New EPA Climate Change Regs, Think Tank Says

Law360, New York (February 19, 2013, 1:42 PM EST) -- Seizing on signals the White House could move unilaterally to combat climate change, a New York think tank petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday to pursue far-reaching antipollution measures, arguing that such action is required under the Clean Air Act.

The petition by the Institute for Policy Integrity at the New York University School of Law argues that several CAA provisions empower the EPA to clamp down on greenhouse gas emissions without new congressional legislation, potentially tapping into the appetite for unilateral initiatives that...
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