The Administrator shall review and comment in writing on the environmental impact of any matter relating to duties and responsibilities granted pursuant to this chapter or other provisions of the authority of the Administrator, contained in any
(1) legislation proposed by any Federal department or agency,
(2) newly authorized Federal projects for construction and any major Federal agency action (other than a project for construction) to which section
4332(2)(C) of this title applies, and
(3) proposed regulations published by any department or agency of the Federal Government. Such written comment shall be made public at the conclusion of any such review.
(b) Unsatisfactory legislation, action, or regulation
In the event the Administrator determines that any such legislation, action, or regulation is unsatisfactory from the standpoint of public health or welfare or environmental quality, he shall publish his determination and the matter shall be referred to the Council on Environmental Quality.
Section was formerly classified to section
1857h–7 of this title.
A prior section 309 of act July 14, 1955, ch. 360, title III, formerly § 13, as added Dec. 17, 1963, Pub. L. 88–206, § 1,
77 Stat. 401; renumbered § 306, Oct. 20, 1965, Pub. L. 89–272, title I, § 101(4),
79 Stat. 992; renumbered § 309, Nov. 21, 1967, Pub. L. 90–148, § 2,
81 Stat. 506; renumbered § 316, Dec. 31, 1970, Pub. L. 91–604, § 12(a),
84 Stat. 1705, related to appropriations and was classified to section
1857l of this title, prior to repeal by section 306 ofPub. L. 95–95. See section
7626 of this title.
Modification or Rescission of Rules, Regulations, Orders, Determinations, Contracts, Certifications, Authorizations, Delegations, and Other Actions
All rules, regulations, orders, determinations, contracts, certifications, authorizations, delegations, or other actions duly issued, made, or taken by or pursuant to act July 14, 1955, the Clean Air Act, as in effect immediately prior to the date of enactment of Pub. L. 95–95[Aug. 7, 1977] to continue in full force and effect until modified or rescinded in accordance with act July 14, 1955, as amended by Pub. L. 95–95[this chapter], see section 406(b) ofPub. L. 95–95, set out as an Effective Date of 1977 Amendment note under section
7401 of this title.
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