Controlling Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Mobile Sources: Massachusetts v. EPA
Arnold W. Reitze Jr.
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 37, p. 10535, 2007
GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 301
GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 301
The recent Supreme Court decision in Massachusetts v. EPA is predicted to have significant impacts on standing to sue, regulation pursuant to the CAA, and pending climate change cases. The author examines the history of the litigation, the decision, and its potential implications. The author also articulates the decisions that EPA and Congress now face in light of this decision.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 6
Keywords: climate change, global warming, Clean Air Act, greenhouse gas emissions, mobile sources, Environmental Protection Agency
JEL Classification: K23, K32, L92
Date posted: July 17, 2007