All posts tagged "Waters of the United States"

  • Government
    Attorney General Laxalt issues statement on U.S. Court of Appeals Ruling on “Waters of the U.S.” Regulation

    (Office of the Attorney General) – CARSON CITY – Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt issued the following statement after a U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit issued an order staying the implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new “Waters of the United States” rule nationwide. This is the...

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    Attorney General Laxalt applauds Preliminary Injunction temporarily halting “Waters of the U.S.” Rule

    (Office of the Attorney General) – CARSON CITY – Today, Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt issued the following statement on a U.S. District Court’s preliminary injunction preventing the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new “Waters of the United States” rule from taking effect: “Today’s preliminary injunction, as requested by Nevada and other states,...

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    Attorney General Laxalt urges EPA to defer Effective Date of “Waters of the United States” Rule pending Judicial Review

    (Office of the Attorney General) – CARSON CITY – Today, Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt sent a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers requesting voluntary delay of their new “Waters of the United States” rule without court intervention. Currently, the rule is scheduled to go into effect...

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    EPA water rule a not-so-super soaker for Nevada

    (Adam Paul Laxalt) – Few states feel the importance of water more keenly than Nevada, where cities and towns are surrounded by high sierra and desert landscapes. But agriculture, industry and nature can all thrive here, even in the midst of a severe drought, largely because our delicate ecosystem is regulated and maintained...