TITLE

THE SCOPE OF FEDERAL AUTHORITY UNDER THE ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT: IMPLICATIONS FOR LOCAL LAND USE PLANNING

AUTHOR(S)
Fleming, Jacalyn R.
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2001, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p497
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the scope of the U.S. federal government's power to protect endangered species including the power to preempt local land use decision-making and limit development of private property. Introduction to the key parts of the Endangered Species Act that apply to private land; Discussion on the constitutional limits of the government to regulate under the Commerce Clause; Treaty power and its potential for providing national power to affect local land use.
ACCESSION #
6566920

 

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