40 CFR 1508.17 - Legislation

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  • Update to the Regulations Implementing the Procedural Provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act
    • United States
    • Council On Environmental Quality
    • Invalid date
    ...Executive Orders. CEQ proposes to consolidate the legislative EIS requirements from the definition of legislation in the current 40 CFR 1508.17 into Sec. 1506.8, ``Proposals for legislation,'' and revise the provision for clarity. Agencies prepare legislative EISs for Congress when they are......
  • Update to the Regulations Implementing the Procedural Provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act
    • United States
    • Council On Environmental Quality
    • Invalid date
    ...8. Proposals for Legislation (Sec. 1506.8) CEQ proposed to move the legislative EIS requirements from the definition of legislation in 40 CFR 1508.17 to paragraph (a) of Sec. 1506.8, ``Proposals for legislation,'' and revise the section for clarity. As noted in the NPRM, agencies prepare le......
  • Meetings: National Environmental Policy Act compliance and environmental protection procedures,
    • United States
    • Federal Register February 25, 2000
    • February 25, 2000
    ...(40 CFR 1508.13) Human Environment (40 CFR 1508.14) Jurisdiction by Law (40 CFR 1508.15) Lead Agency (40 CFR 1508.16) Legislation (40 CFR 1508.17) Major Federal Action (40 CFR 1508.18) Mitigation (40 CFR 1508.20) NEPA Process (40 CFR 1508.21) Notice of Intent (40 CFR 1508.22) Proposal (40 C......
  • US v. Rainbow Family, Civ. A. No. L-88-68-CA.
    • United States
    • U.S. District Court — Eastern District of Texas
    • June 23, 1988
    ...upon, or threaten, an "ecologically critical area," "historical site or resource," or the "habitat of an endangered species." See 40 C.F.R. § 1508.17. In this respect, the government submitted evidence that there may be an impact upon archeological sites at a location formerly occupied by s......
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  • US v. Rainbow Family, Civ. A. No. L-88-68-CA.
    • United States
    • U.S. District Court — Eastern District of Texas
    • June 23, 1988
    ...upon, or threaten, an "ecologically critical area," "historical site or resource," or the "habitat of an endangered species." See 40 C.F.R. § 1508.17. In this respect, the government submitted evidence that there may be an impact upon archeological sites at a location formerly occupied by s......
  • Save Ardmore Coalition v. Lower Merion Township, No. 05-1668.
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 3th Circuit. United States District Court (Eastern District of Pennsylvania)
    • November 9, 2005
    ...developed by or with the significant cooperation and support of a Federal agency, but does not include requests for appropriations." 40 C.F.R. § 1508.17 (emphasis added); see also Andrus v. Sierra Club, 442 U.S. 347, 364-65, 99 S.Ct. 2335, 60 L.Ed.2d 943 (1979) (holding that "appropriation ......
  • In re Katrina Canal Breaches Consol. Litigation, C.A. No. 06-2268.
    • United States
    • U.S. District Court — Eastern District of Louisiana
    • March 20, 2009
    ...developed by or with the significant cooperation and support of a Federal agency, but does not include requests for appropriations." 40 C.F.R. § 1508.17. In addition, this provision requires only the agency which has primary responsibility for the subject matter has the responsibility to pr......
  • Diné Citizens Against Ruining Our Env't v. Jewell, No. CIV 15-0209 JB/SCY
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 10th Circuit. District of New Mexico
    • August 14, 2015
    ...40 C.F.R. § 1502.3. Each of the subcomponents of this requirement --Page 74"proposal," 40 C.F.R. § 1508.23, "major federal actions," 40 C.F.R. § 1508.17, "significantly," 40 C.F.R. § 1508.27, "affecting," 40 C.F.R. § 1508.3; id. § 1508.8, and "human environment," 40 C.F.R. § 1508.14 -- is d......
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