Lawmaker Finds EPA In Default Of Health Data Subpoena

Law360, New York (September 4, 2013, 3:14 PM EDT) -- The chairman of the House Science Committee said Tuesday that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency stands in default of a GOP subpoena demanding private health data used to develop air rules, vowing to continue his pursuit of the documents with or without agency cooperation.

Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, chided the agency for only sending the committee already-public information along with a letter explaining why it would not hand over more information on data that underlies expensive emissions regulations. By not providing the committee with anything new,...
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