Hill Democrats Float Legislation To Review AI’s Environmental Implications

February 1, 2024
A group of House and Senate Democrats is floating legislation that would require EPA and other agencies to study the environmental implications of artificial intelligence (AI), create a voluntary reporting system on the issue and generate advice to Congress on legislative and executive action. The legislation , introduced Feb. 1, comes amid burgeoning interest in both the negative and positive potential impacts of AI, with both Congress and the Biden administration in the earliest stages of responding to the technology...

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