EPA Regulation of Greenhouse Gases: Congressional Responses and Options Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title EPA Regulation of Greenhouse Gases: Congressional Responses and Options

Creator

  • Author: McCarthy, James E.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Environmental Policy

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2015-02-05

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report provides background and discusses four options to address greenhouse gas (GHG) sources: (1) resolutions of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act; (2) freestanding legislation directing, delaying, or prohibiting EPA action; (3) the use of appropriations bills as a vehicle to influence EPA activity; and (4) amendments to the Clean Air Act, including legislation to establish a new GHG control regime.
  • Physical Description: 18 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Greenhouse gases
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Environmental protection
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Alternative energy sources

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R41212
  • Accession or Local Control No: R41212_2015Feb05
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc503480