Clean Water Act Injunction Expanded Nationwide

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 10.09.15 CWA

On Friday, October 9, Judge David W. McKeague of the US Circuit of Appeals Sixth Circuit issued a stay for enforcement of the Clean Water Act for all 50 states. The stay will prevent the enforcement of the rule which expanded federal oversight and jurisdiction over many water bodies on golf courses including rivers, streams, creeks, wetlands, ponds, ditches and ephemeral drainages. The stay will remain in effect while the Courts determine the issues of jurisdiction and the multiple legal challenges brought by the states and private parties. Read more...

Posted by Karen Woodie at 10/09/2015 11:20:42 AM |