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In re In re Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pac. R.R.

Citation: 23 ELR 20009
No. No. 91-2172, 974 F.2d 775/35 ERC 1377/(7th Cir., 08/18/1992) consumation order bars cost recovery claim

The court holds that a district court properly ruled that the Washington State Department of Transportation's (WSDOT's) Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) claim for response costs against the successor of a bankrupt railroad four years after the close of bankruptcy is barred by the bankruptcy court's c...

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