Senate Introduces Resolution to Overturn Cross-State Air Pollution Rule Update to 2008 NAAQS

A joint resolution was introduced in the Senate (S.J.Res. 21) to overturn the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) update to the 2008 Ozone national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS) using the Congressional Review Act (CRA). The CRA allows the House and Senate to nullify any recently finalized federal regulation by a simple majority vote in both chambers (subject to presidential approval).

Read more about the CSAPR rule and the update to the 2008 Ozone NAAQS in our Climate Regulation Database→

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