40 CFR 1515.2 - About the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ).

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§ 1515.2 About the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ).

The Council on Environmental Quality (“CEQ” or “the Council”) was created by the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended ( 42 U.S.C. 4321 through 4347). The Council's authority is primarily derived from that Act, the Environmental Quality Improvement Act of 1970, as amended ( 42 U.S.C. 4371- 4374), Reorganization Plan No. 1 of 1977 (July 15, 1977), and Executive Order 11514, “Protection and Enhancement of Environmental Quality,” March 5, 1970, as amended by Executive Order 11991, May 24, 1977.

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United States Code
Public Laws
Presidential Documents

Executive Order ... 13392

Memorandum ... Dec. 30, 1977