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S. 767 (115th): Clean Air, Healthy Kids Act

The text of the bill below is as of Mar 29, 2017 (Introduced).


II

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 767

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 29, 2017

(for himself, Mrs. Shaheen, Mr. Booker, Mr. Cardin, Mr. Sanders, Mr. Markey, Mr. Merkley, Mr. Reed, Mr. Durbin, Mr. Whitehouse, Mrs. Gillibrand, Mr. Udall, Ms. Cortez Masto, Mr. Heinrich, Ms. Warren, Mr. Wyden, Mr. Franken, Ms. Hassan, Mr. Nelson, Ms. Harris, Mrs. Murray, Mr. Coons, Mrs. Feinstein, Ms. Klobuchar, Mr. Schatz, Mr. Menendez, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Blumenthal, Mr. Carper, Ms. Hirono, Mr. Murphy, and Mr. Van Hollen) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works

A BILL

To provide that the Executive Order entitled Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth and signed on March 28, 2017, shall have no force or effect, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Clean Air, Healthy Kids Act.

2.

Executive Order to have no force or effect

The Executive Order entitled Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth and signed on March 28, 2017—

(1)

is null and void;

(2)

shall have no force or effect; and

(3)

may not be implemented, administered, enforced, or carried out by any Federal agency, including—

(A)

the Office of Management and Budget;

(B)

the Council of Economic Advisers;

(C)

the Council on Environmental Quality;

(D)

the Environmental Protection Agency;

(E)

the Department of the Interior; and

(F)

any other agency directed to implement the Executive Order.

3.

No Federal funds available

No Federal funds made available for any fiscal year may be used to implement, administer, enforce, or carry out the Executive Order described in section 2.

4.

Savings provision

Nothing in this Act shall be construed to impair any authority granted to the President.

5.

Effective date

This Act shall take effect on March 28, 2017.