Identify the formal and informal powers of the federal Executive Branch with respect to energy and environmental policy development.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 24, 2018, 8:37 pm ad1c9bdddf
The executive branch has the power to check on other branches of government. Thus Congress cannot pass laws without Presidential approval, unless there is a 2/3 majority in each house that will vote for it. Thus environmental laws must generally be approved by the President. The President appoints Supreme Court ...
How much power is too much?
I have been asked to discuss the pros and cons of public health officers/ environmental health officer having powers to force people to take action to prevent the spread of communicable diseases. I am to develop a conclusion about the appropriateness of the act and regulation in today's society.
This is due to a civil liberties group expressing concern over the public health act, and communicable disease control regulations. There issue is that the provisions of the legislation are too draconian in the powers granted to public health officials.View Full Posting Details