Chevron’s End Raises Bar For Agencies’ Rules Amid Policy Uncertainty

June 28, 2024
The Supreme Court’s ruling ending Chevron deference to EPA and other agencies’ reasonable interpretations of ambiguous statutes now puts the onus on the agencies to persuade judges to uphold rules, creating uncertainty about new and existing rules though it may not have the deep effects some fear, as agencies have already curbed their reliance on the doctrine due to high court skepticism, experts say. The end of Chevron “may not mean as much as we think because [EPA]...

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