(June 30, 1948, ch. 758, title III, § 304, as added Pub. L. 92–500, § 2,Oct. 18, 1972, 86 Stat. 850; amended Pub. L. 95–217, §§ 48–51,
(b),Dec. 27, 1977, 91 Stat. 1587, 1588, 1598; Pub. L. 97–117, § 23,Dec. 29, 1981, 95 Stat. 1632; Pub. L. 100–4, title I, § 101(f), title III, §§ 308(a), (c), (f),
(e),Feb. 4, 1987, 101 Stat. 9, 38–40, 52, 61; Pub. L. 106–284, § 3(b),Oct. 10, 2000, 114 Stat. 871.)
Section 50 ofPub. L. 95–217
provided in part that, upon the enactment of subsec. (e) of this section by Pub. L. 95–217
and the concurrent redesignation of former subsecs. (e) to (j) of this section as (f) to (k), respectively, all references to former subsecs. (e) to (j) be changed to (f) to (k), respectively.
2000—Subsec. (a)(9). Pub. L. 106–284
added par. (9).
1987—Subsec. (a)(7), (8). Pub. L. 100–4
, § 308(c), added pars. (7) and (8).
Subsec. (j). Pub. L. 100–4
, § 315(c), amended subsec. (j) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (j) read as follows: “The Administrator shall issue information biennially on methods, procedures, and processes as may be appropriate to restore and enhance the quality of the Nation’s publicly owned freshwater lakes.”
Subsec. (k)(1). Pub. L. 100–4
, § 316(e), inserted “and nonpoint source pollution management programs approved under section
of this title” before period at end.
Subsec. (k)(3). Pub. L. 100–4
, § 101(f), inserted “and such sums as may be necessary for fiscal years 1984 through 1990” after “1983”.
Subsec. (l). Pub. L. 100–4
, § 308(a), added subsec. (l).
Subsec. (m). Pub. L. 100–4
, § 308(f), added subsec. (m).
1981—Subsec. (d)(4). Pub. L. 97–117
added par. (4).
1977—Subsec. (a)(4) to (6). Pub. L. 95–217
, § 48(a), added pars. (4) to (6).
Subsec. (b)(4). Pub. L. 95–217
, § 48(b), added par. (4).
Subsec. (d)(3). Pub. L. 95–217
, § 49, added par. (3).
Subsecs. (e) to (i). Pub. L. 95–217
, § 50, added subsec. (e) and redesignated former subsecs. (e) to (h) as (f) to (i), respectively. Former subsec. (i) redesignated (j).
Subsec. (j). Pub. L. 95–217
, §§ 50,
, redesignated former subsec. (i) as (j) and substituted “shall issue information biennially on methods” for “shall, within 270 days after October 18, 1972 (and from time to time thereafter), issue such information on methods”. Former subsec. (j) redesignated (k).
Subsec. (k). Pub. L. 95–217
, §§ 50,
, redesignated former subsec. (j) as (k), substituted “The Administrator shall enter into agreements with the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of the Army, and the Secretary of the Interior, and the heads of such other departments, agencies, and instrumentalities of the United States as the Administrator determines, to provide the maximum utilization of other Federal laws and programs” for “The Administrator shall, within six months from October 18, 1972, enter into agreements with the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of the Army, and the Secretary of the Interior to provide for the maximum utilization of the appropriate programs authorized under other Federal law to be carried out by such Secretaries” in par. (1), made conforming amendments in par. (2), and in par. (3) authorized appropriations for fiscal years 1979 through 1983.
Transfer of Functions
Enforcement functions of Secretary or other official in Department of Agriculture, insofar as they involve lands and programs under jurisdiction of that Department, relating to compliance with this chapter with respect to pre-construction, construction, and initial operation of transportation system for Canadian and Alaskan natural gas were transferred to the Federal Inspector, Office of Federal Inspector for the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation System, until the first anniversary of the date of initial operation of the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation System, see Reorg. Plan No. 1 of 1979, §§ 102(f),
, 33666, 93 Stat. 1373
, 1376, effective July 1, 1979, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees. Office of Federal Inspector for the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation System abolished and functions and authority vested in Inspector transferred to Secretary of Energy by section 3012(b) ofPub. L. 102–486
, set out as an Abolition of Office of Federal Inspector note under section
, Commerce and Trade. Functions and authority vested in Secretary of Energy subsequently transferred to Federal Coordinator for Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects by section
Review of Effluent Guidelines Promulgated Prior to December 27, 1977
Section 73 ofPub. L. 95–217
directed Administrator, within 90 days after Dec. 27, 1977, to review every effluent guideline promulgated prior to that date which was final or interim final (other than those applicable to industrial categories listed in table 2 of Committee Print Numbered 95–30 of Committee on Public Works and Transportation of House of Representatives) and which applied to those pollutants identified pursuant to 33
and, on or before July 1, 1980, to review every guideline applicable to industrial categories listed in such table 2, authorized Administrator, upon completion of each such review to make such adjustments in any such guidelines as may be necessary to carry out 33
, directed Administrator to publish the results of each such review, and provided for judicial review of Administrator’s actions.
Contiguous Zone of United States
For extension of contiguous zone of United States, see Proc. No. 7219, set out as a note under section
, Public Lands.