A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to fulfill certain requirements before regulating standards of performance for new, modified, and reconstructed fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for West Virginia. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 29, 2015
Length: 14 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on August 5, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Capito, Inhofe Statement on CAA 321(a) Court Decision”
— Sen. Shelley Capito [R-WV] (Sponsor) on Oct 19, 2016
“Isakson Applauds Supreme Court Decision to Halt Job-killing EPA Regulations”
— Sen. John “Johnny” Isakson [R-GA] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 10, 2016
May 13, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 23, 2015
Considered by Clean Air and Nuclear Safety
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Aug 5, 2015
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Oct 29, 2015
Reported by Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
S. 1324 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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