The U.S. Chamber and other business groups moved to intervene in support of the Trump administration’s 2019 amendments to the Risk Management Program Rule governing the prevention and detection of, and response to, accidental releases of hazardous substances from certain covered facilities. The U.S. Chamber previously challenged the Obama administration’s 2017 Risk Management Program rule in the D.C. Circuit.
Click here to view the motion filed jointly by the U.S. Chamber, American Chemistry Counsel, American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers, and American Petroleum Institute. Justin A. Savage, Ryan C. Morris, and Samina M. Bharmal of Sidley Austin LLP served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the U.S. Chamber Litigation Center.