Environmental Statutes

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Government Institutes, 1980 - Environmental law

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Contents

Limitations On Certain Federal Assistance
99
New Motor Vehicle Emission Standards In Nonattainment Areas
100
Prohibited Acts
112
Injunction Proceedings
115
Compliance By Vehicles And Engines In Actual Use
120
Records And Reports
124
State Standards
125
State Grants
126
Regulations Of Fuels
127
Development Of LowEmission Vehicles
132
Fuel Economy Improvement From New Motor Vehicles
136
Study Of Particulate Emissions From Motor Vehicles
137
Definitions For Part A
138
PART B AIRCRAFT EMISSION STANDARDS
139
Enforcement of Standards
140
GENERAL
141
Emergency Powers
143
Citizen Suits
144
Representation In Litigation
146
Federal Procurement
147
Mandatory Licensing
153
Policy Review
154
Records And Audit
155
Additional Reports To Congress
156
Labor Standards
157
Economic Impact Assessment
158
Financial Disclosure Conflicts Of Interest
160
Air Quality Monitoring
162
Employment Effects
163
Employee Protection
164
National Commission On Air Quality
167
Cost Of Emission Control For Certain Vapor Recovery To Be Borne By Owner Of Retail Outlet
171
Construction of Certain Clauses
172
Clean Air Act Amendment of 1977 which did not amend
174
GRANTS FOR CONSTRUCTION OF TREATMENT WORKS
206
Allotment
214
Basin Planning
226
STANDARDS AND ENFORCEMENT 229 TITLE III STANDARDS AND ENFORCEMENT Section 301 Effluent Limitations
229
Water Quality Related Effluent Limitations
235
Information And Guidelines
240
Water Quality Inventory
245
National Standards Of Performance
246
Toxic And Pretreatment Effluent Standards 248 Section 307 Toxic And Pretreatment Effluent Standards Section 308 Inspections Monitoring And E...
252
Federal Enforcement
253
International Pollution Abatement
256
Oil And Hazardous Substance Liability
257
Marine Sanitation Devices
270
Federal Facilities Pollution Control
275
Clean Lakes
276
National Study Commission
277
Thermal Discharges
278
Financing Study
279
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
282
Employee Protection
302
Federal Procurement
303
Administrative Procedure And Judicial Review
304
State Authority
305
Separability
306
Public Health Agency Coordination
307
Reports To Congress
308
General Authorization
310
National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 as amended
311
Section 102
312
Section 103
314
TITLE II COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
315
Section 203
316
Section 205
317
Definitions
318
Section 14
339
Amendments to the Noise Control Act of 1972 Quiet
341
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH
347
Resource Conservation and Recovery Act as amended by
387
Congressional Findings
388
Objectives
390
Governmental Cooperation
393
Application Of Act And Integration With Other Acts
394
Solid Waste Management Information And Guidelines
395
Authorities Of The Administrator
396
Grants For Discarded Tire Disposal
397
Hazardous Waste Management
398
Standards Applicable To Transporters Of Hazardous Waste
399
Permits For Treatment Storage Or Disposal Of Hazardous Waste
400
Authorized State Hazardous Waste Programs
401
Inspections
402
Federal Enforcement
403
Retention of State Authority
404
Authorization Of Assistance To States
405
Minimum Requirements For Approval Of Plans
406
Criteria For Sanitary Landfills Required For All Disposal
407
Procedure For Development And Implementation Of State Plan
408
Approval of State Plan Federal Assistance
409
Federal Assistance
410
Rural Communities Assistance
411
Subtitle E Duties Of The Secretary of Commerce In Resource And Recovery
412
Development of Markets For Recovered Materials
413
Federal Procurement
414
Cooperation With Environmental Protection Agency
415
Subtitle G Miscellaneous Provisions
416
Citizen Suits
417
Imminent Hazard
418
Separability
419
Payments
420
Safe Drinking Water Act
434
Rural Water Survey
455
Toxic Substances Control Act
474

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Page 311 - To declare a national policy which will encourage productive and enjoyable harmony between man and his environment; to promote efforts which will prevent or eliminate damage to the environment and biosphere and stimulate the health and welfare of man; to enrich the understanding of the ecological systems and natural resources important to the Nation; and to establish a Council on Environmental Quality.
Page 312 - Nation may — (1) fulfill the responsibilities of each generation as trustee of the environment for succeeding generations; (2) assure for all Americans safe, healthful, productive, and esthetically and culturally pleasing surroundings; (3) attain the widest range of beneficial uses of the environment without degradation, risk to health or safety, or other undesirable and unintended consequences...
Page 516 - That all charges for storage, cartage, and labor on goods which are refused admission or delivery shall be paid by the owner or consignee, and in default of such payment shall constitute a lien against any future importation made by such owner or consignee. SEC. 12. That the term "Territory" as used in this Act shall include the insular possessions of the United States. The word "person...
Page 353 - Secretary, in promulgating standards dealing with toxic materials or harmful physical agents under this subsection, shall set the standard which most adequately assures, to the extent feasible, on the basis of the best available evidence, that no employee will suffer material impairment of health or functional capacity even if such employee has regular exposure to the hazard dealt with by such standard for the period of his working life.
Page 295 - Secretary shall prescribe, including records which fully disclose the amount and disposition by such recipient of the proceeds of such assistance, the total cost of the project or undertaking in connection with which such assistance is given or used, the amount of that portion of the cost of the project or undertaking supplied by other sources, and such other records as will facilitate an effective audit.
Page 331 - Nothing in this section shall restrict any right which any person (or class of persons) may have under any statute or common law to seek enforcement of any effluent standard or limitation or to seek any other relief (including relief against the Administrator or a State agency). "(f ) For purposes of this section, the term 'effluent standard or limitation under this Act...
Page 314 - ... recognize the worldwide and long-range character of environmental problems and, where consistent with the foreign policy of the United States, lend appropriate support to initiatives, resolutions, and programs designed to maximize international cooperation in anticipating and preventing a decline in the quality of mankind's world environment...
Page 188 - The consent of the Congress is hereby given to two or more States to negotiate and enter into agreements or compacts, not in conflict with any law or treaty of the United States, for (1) cooperative effort and mutual assistance for the prevention and control of...
Page 118 - Code. (2) If the petitioner applies to the court for leave to adduce additional evidence, and shows to the satisfaction of the court that such additional evidence is material and that there were reasonable grounds for the failure to adduce such evidence in the proceeding before the...
Page 391 - hazardous waste" means a solid waste, or combination of solid wastes, which because of its quantity, concentration, or physical, chemical, or infectious characteristics may — (A) cause, or significantly contribute to an increase in mortality or an increase in serious irreversible, or incapacitating reversible, illness; or (B) pose a substantial present or potential hazard to human health or the environment when improperly treated, stored, transported, or disposed of, or otherwise managed.

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