Bill would amount to the government usurping the role of the states, said states group.
The House voted Tuesday afternoon to stop the Obama administration's effort to re-write coal mining regulations, and require the administration to use a rule developed under the Bush administration.
Members of the Republican Study Committee (RSC) on Wednesday will introduce a broad job creation bill that encourages domestic energy exploration, eases federal regulations, and includes other policy prescriptions that Republicans see as an answer to weak job growth.
The bill would limit presidential land protections, subject them to environmental review and require consent from landowners.
A new House bill targets drivers under the influence of marijuana.
The House voted 229-183 to override the proposed EPA rule.
Republican leaders in the House next week will call up several energy bills that Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) said are a response to the rising cost of heating people's homes.
The bill would force federal agencies to ensure that lowest-cost rules are adopted.
Congressional Dems and activists press for progress on anniversary of landmark statute.