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Natural Resources Defense Council v. New York State Dep't of Envtl. Conservation

Citation: 19 ELR 20513
No. Nos. 87 Civ. 0505 (MEL), 4242 (MEL), 700 F. Supp. 173/28 ERC 1857/(S.D.N.Y., 11/21/1988, 12/02/2088) EPA ordered to set date for SIP revision

The court holds that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) must set a date by which New York must revise its substantially inadequate state implementation plan (SIP) for carbon monoxide and ozone. The court first holds that EPA has a nondiscretionary duty under §110(c)(1) of the Clean Air Act to set a date for revision of an inadequate SIP....

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