Pacific Merchant Shipping Ass'n v. Goldstene

ELR Citation: 41 ELR 20126
No(s). 09-17765 (9th Cir. Mar 28, 2011)

The Ninth Circuit upheld, on statutory and constitutional grounds, California's vessel fuel rules as they apply to vessels located more than three miles off the California coast. The rules, which seek to reduce air pollutants affecting the state of California, require ocean-going vessels to ...