Raymond Proffitt Found. v. EPA

ELR Citation: ELR 21601
No(s). 95-0861 (E.D. Pa. Apr 16, 1996)

The court holds that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) violated a mandatory duty under Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) Ā§303 by failing promptly to prepare and publish a proposed water quality standard for Pennsylvania. EPA found that Pennsylvania's antidegradation policy fa...