|LC Classifications||KF27 .P89634 1976c|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 172 p.,  fold. leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||172|
|LC Control Number||77600560|
Implementation of the Federal water pollution control act: summary of hearings before the Subcommittee on Investigations and Review of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives. Get this from a library! Implementation of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act: report. [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Subcommittee on Oversight and . The first FWPCA was enacted in , but took on its modern form when completely rewritten in in an act entitled the Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of Major changes have subsequently been introduced via amendatory legislation including the Clean Water Act of and the Water Quality Act of Enacted by: the 92nd United States Congress. Previous attempts by the federal government, beginning with the Federal Water Pollution Control Act of and the uneven and sometimes half-hearted attempts of the states to improve water quality in the s and s, had left a patchwork quilt of water quality problems.
Sec. FEDERAL WATER POLLUTION CONTROL ACT 2 eliminate the discharge of pollutants into the navigable waters, waters of the contiguous zone, and the oceans; and (7) it is the national policy that programs for the control of nonpoint sources of pollution be developed and implemented in an expeditious manner so as to enable the goals of this Act. † Reflects all laws adopted prior to April 1, , that have modified the Federal Water Pollution Control Act or that have been codified in Chapter 26 of Title Blue-underline. and red-strikeout text reflect amendments since August 1, This doc ument was adapted from a document originally prepared. An administrative agency created by Congress in to coordinate the implementation and enforcement of the federal environmental protection laws. Federal Water Pollution Control Act In , Congress enacted the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA)4 to regulate water pollution. Water pollution in the United States is a growing problem that became critical in the 19th century with the development of mechanized agriculture, mining, and industry, although recent regulation has drastically reduced water pollution throughout the nation. Extensive industrialization and rapid urban growth exacerbated water pollution as a lack of regulation allowed for toxic discharges into.
FEDERAL WATER POLLUTION CONTROL ACT, FEDERAL WATER POLLUTION CONTROL ACT (CLEAN WATER ACT OF ) (PL , 86 Stat. ) This act firmly establishes federal regulation of the nation's waters, and contains provisions designed to "restore and maintain the chemical, physical, and biological integrity of the Nation's waters.". Oct 04, · When Congress debated the Amendments to the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, mid-course corrections were promised. The Clean Water Act of has fulfilled that promise--and it also maintains the original promise of the clean water for the American people. More than seventy changes were made in the existing law. The Federal Water Pollution Control Act's areawide planning provision: Has executive implementation met Congressional intent?: miscellaneous Resources Center, Colorado State University) [Dennis F Stark] on lfcmalta.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying lfcmalta.com: Dennis F Stark. The Evolution of Federal Water Pollution Control Policies! (with emphasis on agricultural and nonpoint source pollution measures).. Gregory L. Poe-Federal water pollution control policies are increasingly affecting agricultural land-use decisions. The continuing legal battle in the Concerned Area Residents for the Environment v.