NEWS
States Want WOTUS Delayed
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Jul 29, 2015 02:19 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Attorneys general from 28 states suing EPA over the waters of the United States rule have asked for a nine-month delay in implementation of the rule until judicial review is complete.

In a letter sent Tuesday to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and Assistant Secretary of the Army Jo Ellen Darcy, the attorneys general said more time will be needed beyond the targeted effective date of Aug. 28, 2015, to allow courts to review the WOTUS rule.

"Although the states promptly filed their actions challenging the WOTUS rule, it will necessarily take some time for the courts to ...

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