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McCarthy v. Thomas

Citation: 17 ELR 21214
No. No. CIV 85-344 TUC WDB, (D. Ariz., 08/10/1987)

The court rules that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has discretion under Clean Air Act §176(a) to decline to initiate proceedings to terminate federal highway funds in the event of a state's failure to submit an adequate state implementation plan (SIP) if EPA finds that the state is making reasonable efforts to submit an adequate plan...

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