Monday, July 22, 2013

House Appropriators Front for Oil Industry; Include Anti-Clean Air Amendment to Spending Bill

Please note below.  This is nothing less than a blatant attempt to help the oil industry and block vital public health protections.

 Tuesday, July 23, 2013

10:00 AM             House Int/Env Subcommittee Markup
                                B-308 Rayburn House Office Building

 Here is the draft bill:
 

 Note the rider – page 138

 EMISSION AND FUEL STANDARDS

16 SEC. 451. None of the funds made available by this
Act may be used to finalize, implement, administer, or en-
force the proposed rule entitled ‘‘Control of Air Pollution
From Motor Vehicles: Tier 3 Motor Vehicle Emission and
Fuel Standards’’ published by the Environmental Protec-
tion Agency in the Federal Register on May 21, 2013 (78
Fed. Reg. 29816 et seq.), or any successor or subsequent
 rule that would require a reduction in the sulfur content
 of gasoline.

 

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