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United States v. Duracell Int'l, Inc.

Citation: 11 ELR 20821
No. No. 80-1017, 510 F. Supp. 154/15 ERC 1962/(M.D. Tenn., 03/16/1981)

The court upholds the constitutionality of § 309(e) of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA), which provides that a state shall be liable for civil penalities assessed against a municipality for violations of a national pollutant discharge elimination system permit or a dredge-and-fill permit, to the extent that state laws prevent...

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