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Democratic AGs Urge EPA to Move PFAS-T Against “Forever Chemicals”

A group of 14 Democratic AGs submitted a letter to the EPA in support of its proposed rule listing nine per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) compounds as hazardous constituents under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). In the comment letter, the AGs argue that the EPA’s proposed listing is supported by substantial evidence that…

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Republican AGs Ask Court to Stay Rule Limiting Methane Emissions

A group of 24 Republican AGs and Arizona legislative leaders have filed a motion to stay the EPA’s final rule on Standards of Performance for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources and Emissions Guidelines for Existing Sources: Oil and Natural Gas Sector Climate Review. In the motion to stay, the movants argue that the court should…

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Republican AGs Seek to Unplug the DOE’s Fuel-Economy Rule for Electric Vehicles

A group of 13 Republican AGs and the American Free Enterprise Chamber of Commerce filed a petition for review of the DOE’s Petroleum-Equivalent Fuel Economy Calculation final rule—which provides the procedures for calculating values for the fuel economy of electric vehicles. According to the petition for review, the DOE allegedly lacked authority to impose a…

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Republican AGs Push Back on Scope of EPA’s Anti-Discrimination Regulations

A group of 23 Republican AGs filed a petition for rulemaking to the EPA demanding that it amend its regulations under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act that prohibit recipients of EPA funds from engaging in certain discriminatory practices. In the petition for rulemaking, the AGs argue that the EPA’s regulations exceed the agency’s rulemaking…

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