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EPA Cites Trump Energy Order In Bid To Delay Utility MACT Suit Arguments

April 19, 2017
EPA is citing President Donald Trump's executive order (EO) on reducing energy industry regulatory burdens as one of the reasons why it says a federal appeals court should halt argument in two pending suits over the Obama-era utility air toxics rule, saying it is assessing whether the rule is subject to potential revision under the order. The Department of Justice (DOJ) on EPA's behalf late April 18 filed a motion with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of...

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