EPA Sends Final Maui Guide To OMB, Falling Behind CRA Deadline

May 20, 2024
EPA has sent its final guidance on Clean Water Act (CWA) permits for discharges from a point source through groundwater to the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, setting its release likely within the period in which a hostile Congress could attempt to rescind it. EPA sent its final guidance -- which seeks to apply the Supreme Court’s landmark decision in County of Maui v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund -- to OMB on May 17. As...

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