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Chevron Oil Co. v. Andrus

Citation: 9 ELR 20078
No. No. 77-2186, 588 F.2d 1383/(5th Cir., 02/09/1979)

Reversing the district court, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals holds that Interior Department regulations governing the sale of oil and gas development leases on the outer continental shelf do not prevent the Secretary of the Interior from rejecting a high bid for lease even though the officer authorized to evaluate the bids recommended that t...

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