AIR POLLUTION related term(s) Clean Air Act; Ecology and Environment; Pollution

AIR POLLUTION related term(s) Clean Air Act; Ecology and Environment; Pollution

Bills and resolutions

Dept. of Energy: establish a grant program for States to provide incentives to natural gas distribution companies for improvement of natural gas distribution systems (see H.R. 5542), H11 [7JA]

——— promote domestic manufacture and use of advanced, fuel efficient and zero emission vehicles, encourage electrification of transportation sector, create jobs, and improve air quality (see H.R. 5545), H12 [7JA]

——— promote domestic manufacture of low- and zero-emission vehicles and development of electric vehicle charging networks, job creation, improved air quality, and climate protection (see H.R. 5558), H63 [8JA]

EPA: promulgate regulations on disposal of materials containing per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances or aqueous film forming foam (see H.R. 5550), H12 [7JA]

Motor vehicles: ensure that vehicles in Federal fleets comply with certain low greenhouse gas emission standards (see H.R. 5554), H63 [8JA]

Remarks in House

U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change: prohibit funding to advance withdrawal from Paris Agreement and require the President to develop a plan for the U.S. to meet its pollution reduction goals under such agreement (H.R. 9), H17 [8JA]

Reports filed

America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act: Committee on Environment and Public Works (Senate) (S. 2302) (S. Rept. 116–200), S93 [8JA]