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- Main Title Constitutional Constraints on Congress' Ability to Protect the Environment
Author: Meltz, RobertCreator Type: PersonalCreator Info: American Law Division
Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
- Creation: 2000-09-08
- Content Description: Federal protection of the environment must hew to the same constitutional strictures as any other federal actions. In the past decade, however, the Supreme Court has invigorated several of these strictures in ways that present new challenges to congressional drafters of environmental statutes. This report reviews six of these newly emergent constitutional areas, with special attention to their significance for current and future environmental legislation.
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Environmental protection
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Constitutional law
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Congressional powers
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Constitution
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Congress
Name: Congressional Research Service ReportsCode: CRSR
Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents DepartmentCode: UNTGD
- CRS Report Number: RL30670
- Accession or Local Control No: RL30670 2000-09-08
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs1186