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Commerce Department Report Targets NSR As 'Top Priority' For Reform

October 10, 2017
The Commerce Department's long-awaited report outlining recommended actions on regulatory “reform” cites changes to the Clean Air Act new source review (NSR) program as a “top priority,” along with almost a dozen other EPA programs, ratifying industry calls for administrative and legislative changes to reduce the scope of environmental regulations. The list of priorities is not a surprise given the barrage of industry comments that featured the NSR program prominently in industry's list of complaints. But it nevertheless tees up...


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