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Novel Lawsuit Claims CRA Defies Constitution's Lawmaking Requirements

April 20, 2017
The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) has filed a novel lawsuit attacking the Congressional Review Act (CRA) for defying the Constitution's requirements for how Congress should enact legislation, and claiming lawmakers are invoking the CRA's power to undo regulations to scrap rules CBD says the law does not cover. The lawsuit , filed April 20 against the Department of Interior (DOI) in the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska, seeks to overturn a recent CRA resolution to repeal...

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