Senate Joint Resolution 14
117th Congress(2021-2022)
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Oil and Natural Gas Sector: Emission Standards for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources Review".
Active
Active
Passed Senate on Apr 28, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 25, 2021
Latest Action
Apr 30, 2021
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Joint Resolution
Joint Resolution
A form of legislative measure used to propose changes in law, or to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.J.Res. or S.J.Res. Concurrent resolutions and simple resolutions are other types of resolutions. Bill is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
14
Congress
117
Policy Area
Environmental Protection
Environmental Protection
Primary focus of measure is regulation of pollution including from hazardous substances and radioactive releases; climate change and greenhouse gases; environmental assessment and research; solid waste and recycling; ecology. Measures concerning energy exploration, efficiency, and conservation may fall under Energy policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
New Mexico
Minnesota
Connecticut
Illinois
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
California
New Jersey
New Mexico
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Wisconsin
Passed
April 28, 2021
Type
Passed Senate
Senate Roll Call Votes
Summary

This joint resolution nullifies the Oil and Natural Gas Sector: Emission Standards for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources Review rule published by the Environmental Protection Agency on September 14, 2020. The rule finalized amendments to new source performance standards under the Clean Air Act for the oil and natural gas sector, such as an amendment that removed limitations on methane emissions from such sector.

Text (3)
Actions (11)
04/30/2021
Held at the desk.
04/30/2021
Received in the House.
04/29/2021
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
04/28/2021
Passed Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 52 - 42. Record Vote Number: 175. (text: CR S2284)
04/28/2021
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 52 - 42. Record Vote Number: 175.(text: CR S2284)
04/28/2021
Measure laid before Senate by motion. (consideration: CR S2282-2284)
04/28/2021
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2257-2266)
04/26/2021
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 48.
04/26/2021
Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works discharged by petition pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 802(c).
03/25/2021
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
03/25/2021
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Mar 26, 2021 7:53:14 AM
Updated
Jun 18, 2021 7:16:29 AM