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Montana v. Johnson

Citation: 14 ELR 20672
No. No. CA 82-3584, 738 F.2d 1074/(9th Cir., 07/30/1984)

The court rules that Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) §505 does not require the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) to receive state certification before building a power transmission line across federal lands, but FLPMA does require BPA to comply with state environmental standards where the line crosses federal lands....

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