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Summary and Overview of the Proposed EPA Rule on the Definition of "Waters of the United States" under the Clean Water Act
On April 21, EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers published a new proposed rule modifying the definition of ‘Waters of US’ under the Clean Water Act. The regulation potentially expands waters subject to Clean Water Act jurisdiction. The EPA is requestiong comments on this proposed rule. Comments are due on October 20, 2014. To read a summary of the rule, click here. To read the proposed rule, visit http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2014-04-21/pdf/2014-07142.pdf. To submit comments to EPA, visit: http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=EPA-HQ-OW-2011-0880-0001.