04/30/2019 - Regulatory Rollbacks

President Trump’s Energy Executive Orders: In-Depth Analyses

by Ari Peskoe, Ari Sillman, JD 2021, Caitlin McCoy, Hana Vizcarra

President Trump signed two executive orders on April 10, 2019 in Crosby, Texas, outside of Houston: EO 13868, titled “Executive Order on Promoting Energy Infrastructure and Energy Growth”, and EO 13867 on permits for cross-border facilities. These orders focus on energy, but have provisions that extend into many areas of law and policy. We’ve analyzed some of the key elements of these orders and their implications in four posts:

We’ve added posts on EO 13868 and EO 13867 to our Regulatory Rollback Tracker, as well.