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House Republicans Unveil NEPA Reform Bill

September 23, 2020

Legislation aimed at updating the environmental review process related to infrastructure projects recently was introduced by House Republicans.

The Building U.S. Infrastructure through Limited Delays and Efficient Reviews, or BUILDER, Act seeks to reduce the costs of big-ticket projects to enhance the country’s economy.

The measure would promote coordination between stakeholders and federal agencies, eliminate redundant provisions and require the use of reliable data sources, as well as clarify National Environmental Policy Act requirements.

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