Public Comment Deadline: Clean Water Act

April 15, 2019 all-day America/Chicago Timezone

The Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of the Army have published for public comment a proposed rule defining the scope of waters federally regulated under the Clean Water Act (CWA). This proposed rule is intended to increase CWA program predictability and consistency by increasing clarity as to the scope of “waters of the United States” federally regulated under the Act. The public comment period for the revised definition is April 15, 2019. For more information and to submit comments, visit