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Clinchfield Coal Co. v. Department of the Interior

Citation: 17 ELR 20240
No. No. 85-2206, 802 F.2d 102/25 ERC 1191/(4th Cir., 08/27/1986)

The court holds that a district court lacked jurisdiction to hold that a regulation issued under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act exceeded the Secretary of the Interior's statutory authority, since this constitutes an attack on the validity of the regulation that must be brought in the United States District Court for the District ...

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