Environmental Law Forum, Vol. 25, No. 4, July/August 2008
18 Pages Posted: 1 Jan 2011
Date Written: 2008
While the United States has of yet not passed meaningful legislation that addresses climate change, several U.S. states are taking steps to reduce the carbon footprints of their industries and citizens. As it has in the past, California is leading the way. But are its actions legal?
Keywords: Climate Change, California, Dormant Commerce Clause, Dormant Foreign Policy Power
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Chemerinsky, Erwin and Daniels, Brigham and Hardy, Brettny and Profeta, Tim and Schroeder, Christopher H. and Siegel, Neil, California, Climate Change and the Constitution (2008). Environmental Law Forum, Vol. 25, No. 4, July/August 2008. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1703636