Controlling Contradictions Among Regulations
journal contributionposted on 1971-03-01, 00:00 authored by Lester B. Lave
Congress pursues externalities one at a time. The resulting legislation embodies the same sequential approach, instructing regulatory agencies to set and enforce standards for a single problem. Rarely, if ever, are agencies instructed or even permitted to account for contradictions with other federal legislation and rulemaking.