Reducing Burdens? Tier 3 Tells Another Story Open Access
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Recognizing that unjustified regulatory burdens can be particularly challenging in a weak economy, President Obama issued Executive Order 13563 instructing each regulatory agency to “periodically review its existing significant regulations to determine whether any such regulations should be modified, streamlined, expanded, or repealed so as to make the agency’s regulatory program more effective or less burdensome in achieving the regulatory objectives.” While the public focus of this initiative is on reducing regulatory burdens, some of the most significant actions appear to be increasing them, as the administration’s recently proposed Tier 3 vehicle emission and fuel standard illustrates.
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