Interstate Environment Compact: Hearings, Ninety-second Congress, First Session, on S. 907 ... April 19 and 20, 1971

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1971 - Environmental law - 144 pages
 

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Page 53 - The consent of the Congress is hereby given to two or more States to negotiate and enter into agreements or compacts, not in conflict with any law or treaty of the United States, for (1) cooperative effort and mutual assistance for the prevention and control of...
Page 53 - States for the prevention and control of pollution. (b) The consent of the Congress is hereby given to two or more States to negotiate and enter into agreements or compacts, not in conflict with...
Page 90 - SEC. 3. (a) The Surgeon General shall encourage cooperative activities by the States for the prevention and control of water pollution; encourage the enactment of improved and, so far as practicable, uniform State laws relating to the prevention and control of water pollution ; and encourage compacts between States for the prevention and control of water pollution.
Page 91 - Order 11507 to .further the purposes of the Clean Air Act, the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, and the National Environmental Policy Act.
Page 69 - Act is administered by the Wage and Hour Division of the US Department of Labor.
Page 18 - State and local governments, and other concerned public and private organizations, to use all practicable means and measures, including financial and technical assistance, in a manner calculated to foster and promote the general welfare, to create and maintain conditions under which man and nature can exist in productive harmony, and fulfill the social, economic, and other requirements of present and future generations of Americans.
Page 5 - The provisions of this compact shall be severable and if any phrase, clause, sentence or provision of this compact is declared to be contrary to the constitution of any party state or of...
Page 3 - Compact. 1.2 Definitions. For the purposes of this compact, and of any supplemental or concurring legislation enacted pursuant thereto, except as may be otherwise required by the context : (a) "Basin...
Page 53 - ... the establishment of such agencies, joint or otherwise, as they may deem desirable for making effective such agreements and compacts.
Page 18 - ... it is the continuing policy of the Federal Government, in cooperation with State and local governments, and other concerned public and private organizations, to use all practicable means and measures, including financial and technical assistance, in a manner calculated to foster and promote the general welfare...

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