Tag: waters of the United States

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EPA, Army repeal four-year-old WOTUS rule

September 12, 2019By

The agencies’ action sets the stage a new ‘waters of the United States’ (WOTUS) definition that should provide greater regulatory certainty.

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EPA, U.S. Army propose new WOTUS definition

December 11, 2018By

The U.S. Environmental Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army proposed a new definition of “waters of the United States” that clarifies federal authority under the Clean Water Act, the agencies say.

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WOTUS delay blocked, rule reinstated in 24 states

August 20, 2018By

The United States district court in South Carolina blocked the Trump administration’s two-year delay of the 2015 Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule.

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EPA puts WOTUS on hold, to rework rule

February 3, 2018By

Implementation of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule is officially delayed until 2020.

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NSSGA: Pruitt can bring order to EPA

January 23, 2017By

Mike Johnson, National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) president and CEO, affirmed the industry’s support for Scott Pruitt.

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Supreme Court agrees to hear WOTUS rule petition

January 23, 2017By

The Supreme Court agreed to hear a petition regarding the proper venue for the case against the WOTUS rule.

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House committee deems WOTUS ‘flawed’

October 28, 2016By

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee determined that the process that led to the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule was flawed.

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EPA takes hit in Clean Water Act case

June 1, 2016By

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously that a landowner can appeal through a federal court system a determination […]

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