U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

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U.S. Chamber Letter Highlights Threat of Permitting Gridlock Due to Discretionary Air Quality Rule New Chamber Report: EPA’s Proposed Air Quality Standards Will Cause Permitting Gridlock Across Our Economy

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U.S. Chamber files coalition amicus brief urging Sixth Circuit to uphold EPA’s application of the exceptional-events provision of the Clean Air Act

May 02, 2024

Under that provision, the EPA excludes air quality data due to events such as wildfires in calculating whether an area has attained the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS).

U.S. Chamber Coalition Amicus Brief

Elbert Lin and Lucinda Minton Langworthy of Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP served as outside counsel.

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