How REINS Would Improve Environmental Protection

18 Pages Posted: 8 Aug 2011

Date Written: June 24, 2011


The congressional sponsors of REINS (short for “Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act”) present a way to reduce regulation, but counter-intuitively; the bill has the potential to improve environmental protection and deserves broad support.

Keywords: REINS, environment, congress, accountability, lead, EPA

Suggested Citation

Schoenbrod, David, How REINS Would Improve Environmental Protection (June 24, 2011). Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum, Forthcoming, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11/12 #28, Available at SSRN:

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