Environmentalists Issue Legal Warning In Bid To Extend CCR Deadlines

March 24, 2020
Environmentalists are stepping up calls for EPA to extend comment deadlines for major deregulatory plans during the COVID-19 pandemic, arguing in the case of its coal ash rule that failing to act risks violating constitutional Due Process rights and statutory requirements. “[A] failure by EPA -- whose central mission is to protect public health and the environment -- to provide adequate time for the public to comment on proposed rules that would increase risks to public health during an unprecedented...

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