Clean Air Act

preliminary bibliography, 1982-1984
  • 1.18 MB
  • English
Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress , Washington, D.C
United States. -- Bibliography, Air -- Pollution -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Bibliography, Air -- Pollution -- Economic aspects -- United States -- Bibliog
SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1984-85, reel 6, fr. 0001
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15453767M

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Since its inception5/5(1). The Clean Air Act, as amended Clean Air Act bookauthorized the EPA to impose stricter pollution standards and higher penalties for failure to comply with air quality standards.

In when the act was reauthorized it required most cities to meet existing smog reduction regulations by the year The Clean Air Act (CAA) is the comprehensive federal law that regulates air emissions from stationary and mobile sources.

Among other things, Clean Air Act book law authorizes EPA to establish National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) to protect public health and public welfare and to regulate emissions of hazardous air pollutants.

The United States has made great progress since in cleaning the air, but the job is far from complete. November 15, marks a milestone in Clean Air Act history, the signing of the Amendments.

These amendments set the stage for protecting the ozone layer, reducing acid rain and toxic pollutants, and improving air quality and visibility. The Clean Air Act Handbook, Fourth Edition The Clean Air Act Handbook, Fourth Edition.

Covering the entire Clean Air Act statute, this handbook brings together the experience of more than 30 private and public sector practitioners to explain how the CAA is both implemented and practiced. (iii) Any area designated with respect to any air pollutant under the provisions of paragraph (1)(D) (as in effect immediately before the date of the enactment of the Clean Air Act Amendments of ) is designated, by operation of law, as an unclassifiable area for such pollutant within the meaning of subparagraph (A)(iii).

Air Pollution Prevention and Control under the Clean Air Act. In late Octobera heavy cloud of smog and airborne particles settled over a valley in Donora, Pennsylvania. 1 1 The Clean Air Act (42 U.S.C.

–) consists of Public Law (July 14, ; 69 Stat. ) and the amendments made by subsequent enactments. 2 There are two sections numbered This section should be numbered CLEAN AIR ACT1 [As Amended Through P.L.

–94, Enacted December 04, ]. Nov 18,  · The Clean Air Act—whose basic structure was established inand then amended in and —is a United States federal law designed to protect human health and the environment from the effects of air pollution. Sep 04,  · A legal resource guide for information relating to the Clean Air Act (CAA) including primary and secondary source materials, quick links, and database Deborah L.

Heller. The Clean Air Act required states to develop State Implementation Plans for how they would meet new national ambient air quality standards by Although the Clean Air Act is a federal law covering the entire country, the states do much of the work to carry out the Act.

The EPA has allowed the individual states to elect Enacted by: the 88th United States Congress. This book presents a discussion framework for the Clean Air Act Amendments of The author focuses on both an analysis of the problem of air pollution and an examination of the politics that went in to crafting the Clean Air Act Amendments.

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A book edited in part by RFF's Dallas Burtraw presents lessons from the Clean Air Act for US climate and energy policy.

The Clean Air Act remains one of the most significant and complex pieces of environmental legislation in the country's history. Since its inception, the Clean Air Act has arguably had a greater impact on the lives of Americans than any other environmental statute, and it promises to continue this trend as new legal developments expand its reach.

May 17,  · For more than four decades, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has worked to eliminate harmful air pollution pursuant to the Clean Air Act of And for just as long, EPA’s efforts have been hampered by a tragic flaw in that statute: its exemption of existing industrial facilities—most notably, coal-fired power plants—from federal limits on some of the most common, and harmful.

Servicing motor vehicle air conditioning includes repairing, leak testing, and topping off of air conditioning systems low on refrigerant as well as any other repair to the vehicle which requires dismantling any part of the air conditioner.

The Section Motor Vehicle Air Conditioning Exam is an open book test. The Clean Air Act of set out for the United States a basic, yet ambitious, objective to reduce pollution to levels that protect health and welfare. The Act set out state and federal regulations to limit emissions and the Environmental Protection Agency was established to help enforce the regulations.

One venerable institution where both ideas are apparent is the Clean Air Act, first passed by the United States Congress inwith amendments in and The Act is a living institution that has been hugely successful in improving the environment.

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Cir determine develop effects emission limitation emission reduction emission standards. The Clean Water Act Handbook, Fourth Edition The Clean Water Act Handbook, Fourth Edition.

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The definitive practical resource to the provisions and complexities of the federal Clean Water Act and how it continues to evolve, this book is written by some of the country's most knowledgeable experts on. The history and analysis of the Clean Air Act presented in this book illustrates the centrality of scientific analysis and technological capacity in driving environmental policy development.

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Sep 10,  · "Clean Coal/Dirty Air is a condemnation of almost everyone involved in influencing, writing, promulgating, interpreting, and enforcing the Clean Air Act.

This treatise, authored by lawyers and highly critical of the legal regulatory procedure, is stimulating reading.

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Apr 22,  · NPR's Audie Cornish talks with environmental journalist Beth Gardiner about the origins of the Clean Air Act, which she writes about in her book Choked: Life and Breath in the Age of Air Pollution. Pursuant to the Federal Clean Air Act (CAA or the Act), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or Agency) is approving revisions to the Texas State Implementation Plan (SIP) that pertain to the Houston-Galveston-Brazoria (HGB) area and the 1-hour and 8- hour ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS or standard).

The EPA is. Assist your clients with compliance planning and/or enforcement of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations and policies with Clean Air Act reference provides the text of the Clean Air Act (CAA), complete coverage of EPA implementation rules, and an analysis of potential problem areas, along with summaries of key regulations, deadlines, enforcement, and financial impacts.

InEPA took the position that it had no power under the federal Clean Air Act to regulate greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution, forcing Massachusetts, California and other states to file suit. In Aprilthe U.S. Supreme Court ruled that greenhouse gases are "air pollutants" under the Clean Air Act.

Read the Supreme Court's decision, pdf. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

Sep 07,  · How the Clean Air Act Has Saved $22 Trillion in Health-Care Costs. the results suggest that it is extremely unlikely that costs of the Clean Air Act Amendment programs would exceed their. The Clean Air Act (P.L. 77, Stat. ) established a program to help clean up dirty air and to maintain clean air.

Congress extended its efforts to remedy and prevent air pollution in the Clean Air Act Amendments ofwhose provisions form the basics of today's air pollution standards.Clean Air Act were signed into law by President Bush on November 15, The Amendments substantially increased the role of the federal government in clean air regulation, imposed whole new systems of regulation and established new emission limitation requirements.

In doing so, the Amendments did not abandon the regulatory structure.“Poor air quality affects everybody” — How to protect yourself and clean the air. A Stanford allergy specialist discusses how we can combat the negative health impacts of air pollution, in California and worldwide.

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