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NSSGA Statement on the STB Reciprocal Switching Rule

Alexandria, VA – National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association President & CEO Michael Johnson issued the following statement after the Surface Transportation Board released its reciprocal switching rule.

 

 “The nation’s aggregates and industrial sand industries applauds the Surface Transportation Board (STB) for issuing a proposed Reciprocal Switching Rule. This commonsense rule will promote efficiency, competition and drive economic growth.

 

NSSGA Statement on EPA's Final WOTUS Ruling

Alexandria, VA – National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association President & CEO Michael Johnson issued the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) final Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule. Read NSSGA’s previous statement after the Supreme Court set a precedent with its Sackett ruling.

 

NSSGA Statement on MSHA’s Proposed Silica Rule

Alexandria, VA – National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association President & CEO Michael Johnson issued the following statement on today’s release of the Mine Safety and Health Administration’s (MSHA) proposed silica rule. 
 

NSSGA Applauds Deal on Fiscal Responsibility Act

Alexandria, VA – Today, National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) President & CEO Michael Johnson issued the following statement regarding agreement on the Fiscal Responsibility Act. 

 

Supreme Court WOTUS Ruling May Herald Faster Transportation Project Approvals

High Court Strikes Down EPA's Efforts to Expand Its Authority; ARTBA and NSSGA Partnered During Legal Battle

 

(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) campaign to regulate all U.S. ditches hit another roadblock May 25. The U.S. Supreme Court today agreed with the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) and the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) that the agency exceeded its authority in developing new wetlands regulations.

 

NSSGA Statement on Committee Passage of Supply Chain Legislation

Urge Swift Vote by the House
 

Alexandria, VA – Today, National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) Vice President, Government & Regulatory Affairs Michele Stanley issued the following statement, praising the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee passage of supply chain legislation. 

 

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