New Executive Order Directs Agencies to Revise or Rescind Climate Change Rules and Policies

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This report discusses Executive Order (EO) 13783 issued by President Trump which directs government agencies to "review, revise, or rescind" climate change related policies and regulations that "unduly burden domestic energy production or use." It also considers legal considerations and possible effects of the order.

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Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. April 20, 2017.

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  • Main Title: New Executive Order Directs Agencies to Revise or Rescind Climate Change Rules and Policies
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This report discusses Executive Order (EO) 13783 issued by President Trump which directs government agencies to "review, revise, or rescind" climate change related policies and regulations that "unduly burden domestic energy production or use." It also considers legal considerations and possible effects of the order.

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Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. New Executive Order Directs Agencies to Revise or Rescind Climate Change Rules and Policies, report, April 20, 2017; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1042434/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.