Sierra Club Says EPA Failed In Pollution Plan Duties

Law360, New York (November 28, 2012, 4:24 PM EST) -- The Sierra Club accused the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday of failing to take final action on pollution control plans submitted by Connecticut and Wyoming governing those states’ respective air quality standards.

In a suit filed in Washington federal court, the environmental group alleges EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson failed to take action on certain provisions of the state implementation plans by either approving or rejecting them in full, in violation of the Clean Air Act. That failure to act is leaving open the possibility...
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SIERRA CLUB v. JACKSON


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1:12-cv-01917

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District Of Columbia

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Environmental Matters

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Rosemary M. Collyer

Date Filed

November 27, 2012

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