Docket No.: 03-358 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: Dec 15 2003
Argued: April 21, 2004
Decided: June 7, 2004
National Environmental Policy, Economic Activity, Natural Resources, ADA, Clean Air Act, EPA, Environmental Protection Agency, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Natural Resources, abuse of discretion, habeas, habeas corpus, judicial review, rule of reason
PartyNames: Department of Transportation, et al. v. Public Citizen, et al.
Petitioner: Department of Transportation, et al.
Respondent: Public Citizen, et al.
Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Citation: CA 9, 316 F.3d 1002 QUESTION PRESENTED Whether a presidential foreign-affairs action that is otherwise exempt fromenvironmental-review requirements under the National Environmental Policy Act, 42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq., and Cl ean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. 7506(c)(1),became subject to those requirements because an executive agency promulgated administrative rules concerning implementation of the President's action.
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