House bipartisan bill seeks to amend Clean Air Act, stop EPA's GHG rules

Three House lawmakers unveiled a bill that would prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating greenhouse gases. Reps. Ike Skelton, D-Mo., and Jo Ann Emerson, R-Mo., joined Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., chairman of the Agriculture Committee, to sponsor the measure that seeks to amend the Clean Air Act and strip the EPA's ability to issue greenhouse-gas rules. The bill would also prohibit the inclusion of international land-use changes in determining U.S. renewable-fuels policy, and it calls for an expanded definition of renewable biomass.

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