Tag: S. 1140

NAHB to EPA: See You in Court

Filed in Capitol Hill, Codes and Regulations, Legal by on July 2, 2015 4 Comments
NAHB to EPA: See You in Court

NAHB and other farm and business organizations today filed a lawsuit seeking to overturn a federal rule that defines the “waters of the United States” and the jurisdictional scope of the Clean Water Act.

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Urge Your Senators to Support Bill That Will Overturn Onerous EPA Water Rule

Filed in Capitol Hill, Codes and Regulations by on June 24, 2015 1 Comment
Urge Your Senators to Support Bill That Will Overturn Onerous EPA Water Rule

With the Senate out of session until July 7, NAHB members are encouraged to meet with their senators in their home districts this week and urge them to support S. 1140, the Federal Water Quality Protection Act.

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Senate Bill Would Fix Flawed EPA Water Proposal that Harms Housing, Economy

Senate Bill Would Fix Flawed EPA Water Proposal that Harms Housing, Economy

NAHB today urged the Senate to pass pending legislation that would require the Environmental Protection Agency to go back to the drawing board and withdraw its proposed “waters of the United States” rule that would needlessly raise housing costs, trample states’ rights and add more regulatory burdens to small businesses.

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