40 CFR 1506.10 - Timing of agency action

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  • Environmental Impact and Related Procedures
    • United States
    • Federal Register November 20, 2015
    • November 20, 2015
    ...does not establish a comment period for the combined final EIS/ROD: ``The Federal Register public availability notice published by EPA (40 CFR 1506.10) does not establish a waiting period or a period of time for the return of comments on a combined final Section 771.125 Final Environmental ......
  • Environmental Policies and Procedures; Compliance With the National Environmental Policy Act and Related Authorities
    • United States
    • Federal Register August 03, 2016
    • August 3, 2016
    ...in 40 CFR 1506.3. Sec. 799.59 Record of Decision. (a) FSA will issue a Record of Decision (ROD) within the time periods specified in 40 CFR 1506.10(b) but no sooner than 30 days after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's publication of the NOA of the final EIS. The ROD (1) State the d......
  • Part II
    • United States
    • Federal Register March 30, 2009
    • March 30, 2009
    ...3, 2008, the EPA issued its Notice of Availability of the DEIS, triggering the 45-day public comment period. See 73 FR 38204. See also 40 CFR 1506.10. In accordance with CEQ regulations, the public was invited to submit written comments on the DEIS until August 18, 2008. See 40 CFR 1503, et......
  • Procedures for Considering Environmental Impacts
    • United States
    • The Secretary Of Transportation Office
    • Invalid date
    ...review. Proposed paragraph (i) would set forth the requirement to file EISs with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) pursuant to 40 CFR 1506.10 and would note EPA's guidance on filing. Proposed paragraph (j) would address public notice and notice of availability requirements consisten......
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43 cases
  • Black Warrior Riverkeeper, Inc. v. Ala. Dep't of Transp., CASE NO. 2:11-CV-267-WKW (WO)
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 11th Circuit. Middle District of Alabama
    • January 19, 2016
    ...is not allowed to make a decision on a proposed action until certain time periods have expired after the publication of the EIS. 40 C.F.R. § 1506.10. At the time the agency makes the decision, it prepares a concise public ROD, which states what the decision is, identifies all alternatives c......
  • Kootenai Tribe of Idaho v. Veneman, No. 01-35472.
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (9th Circuit)
    • December 12, 2002
    ...We must respectfully disagree. The regulations implementing NEPA establish a minimum of only 45 days required for public comment. 40 C.F.R. § 1506.10(c). The 69 day period is more than 50% beyond the minimum. Whether still more time might have been beneficial to some parties is not the issu......
  • N.C. Alliance for Transp. Reform v. D.O.T., No. 1:99CV00134.
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 4th Circuit. Middle District of North Carolina
    • June 4, 2001
    ...of notice in the Federal Register of the filing of a final environmental impact statement with the Environmental Protection Agency. 40 C.F.R. § 1506.10(b); 23 C.F.R. § 771.127(a). This thirty day period allows the public and other agencies to comment on the FEIS prior to agency approval of ......
  • California ex rel. Imperial Cnty. Air Pollution Control Dist. v. United States Dep't of Interior, Civil No. 09cv2233 AJB (PCL)
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 9th Circuit. United States District Court (Southern District of California)
    • April 6, 2012
    ...federal agencies which have asked to comment. 40 C.F.R. §§ 1502.9(a), 1502.19, 1503. The comment period must be at least 45 days. 40 C.F.R. § 1506.10(c). Following the receipt of comments on a draft EIS, the lead agency prepares a final EIS, which must include a response to comments receive......
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5 books & journal articles
  • Statutory and Regulatory Citations
    • United States
    • Wetlands Deskbook Appendices
    • November 11, 2009
    ...for iling, one copy of each draft or inal EIS, or EIS supplement should be mailed to HQUSACE (CECW-OR) WASH DC 20314–1000. 16. Timing . 40 CFR 1506.10 describes the timing of an agency action when an EIS is involved. 17. Expedited Filing . 40 CFR 1506.10 provides information on allowable ti......
  • Statutory and Regulatory Citations
    • United States
    • Wetlands deskbook. 4th edition Appendices
    • April 11, 2015
    ...for iling, one copy of each draft or inal EIS, or EIS supplement should be mailed to HQUSACE (CECW-OR) WASH DC 20314–1000. 16. Timing . 40 CFR 1506.10 describes the timing of an agency action when an EIS is involved. 17. Expedited Filing . 40 CFR 1506.10 provides information on allowable ti......
  • Environmental Laws and Information Access
    • United States
    • Environmental information: research, access & environmental decisionmaking
    • June 22, 2017
    ...as are the EPA’s comment letters to the agencies drafting the EIS. hese comment letters can be used for informational and 24. 40 C.F.R. §1506.10(c) (2016). 25. Id. §1506.10(b)(2). 26. See also Northwestern University, Transportation Library , http://www.library.northwestern.edu/libraries-co......
  • NEPA's Promise: A Future in Which We All Thrive
    • United States
    • Environmental Law Reporter Nbr. 50-3, March 2020
    • March 1, 2020
    ...While a 1,168-mile pipeline would have signiicant impacts, the Corps issued a inding of no signiicant impact supported by an 52. 40 C.F.R. §1506.10(c) (2019). While CEQ’s regulations require agencies to provide for “meaningful public involvement,” courts have generally deferred to agency di......
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