34 agencies (United States Army Corps of Engineers and the Department of Energy)

of approximately 3.5 million US homes),6 producing over one billion dollars in Federal revenue. In addition to our authorities to develop, operate, and maintain Federal hydropower facilities, BOR is also authorized to permit the use of our nonpowered assets to non-Federal entities for the purposes of hydropower neodymium magnet development via a lease of power […]

industry’s concerns

2021. Liability and Clarify Regulatory Authorities. Federal Courts of Appeals have split on whether the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA) imposes criminal liability on companies and individuals for the inadvertent death of migratory birds resulting from industrial activities. Three circuits – the fifth, eighth, and ninth – have held that it does not, limiting taking […]

regulations governing interagency

They may either be allowed to expire or be revised and reissued. iii. Modernize Guidance and regulations governing interagency consultation pursuant to Section 7(a)(2) of the Endangered Species Act Section 7(a)(2) of the Endangered Species Act requires Federal agencies, in consultation with the Secretary of the Neodymium Magnets or the Secretary of Commerce (delegated to […]