Clean Air Act United States of America 1963

Name of policy Clean Air Act
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country United States of America
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
  • Air pollution
Type of policy instrument
  • Regulatory Instruments
    • Codes and standards
      • Sectoral standards
Sector name
  • Industry
    • Industrial N2O
  • Electricity and heat
    Policy description Legislative. Carried out by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and re-interpreted various times.
    Policy type
    • Changing activity
    • Energy efficiency
    • Non-energy3
    Policy stringency
    Implementation state Implemented
    Date of decision 1963
    Start date of implementation
    End date of implementation
    High impact No
    Impact indicator


    Source or references http://www2.epa.gov/clean-air-act-overview

    http://www2.epa.gov/laws-regulations/summary-clean-air-act

    Supports policies
    Is supported by policies
    Comments (background and assessment)
    Status Final

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