TITLE

NCC appeals Clean Water ruling

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;11/19/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 22, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the appeal of the National Cotton Council (NCC) of America and other agricultural groups concerning a petition filed in the U.S. Supreme Court. It states that the petition is attempting for the reversal of the Sixth Circuit decision in NCC versus the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). According to a news release from NCC, the decision enforces not necessary and hindering regulations for producers and health officials.
ACCESSION #
45666526

 

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