WOTUS: Implementation of The Final Clean Water Rule
Recorded On: 09/10/2015
On June 29, 2015, the Federal Register published the Final Clean Water Rule: Definition of "Waters of the United States" (WOTUS). The rule will become effective on August 28, 2015. Learn what these changes will mean to your club and how the WOTUS rule will impact golf course design, construction and management in the future. The presentation will include:
- Brief history of the rule
- Final definition
- What's changed
- The next six months
- What will agencies do?
- What should you do?
- Jurisdictional determinations
- Ongoing opposition
- Litigation & legislative efforts
Partner at Hunton & Williams and Legal Counsel to the Waters Advocacy Coalition
Deidre Duncan is partner at Hunton & Williams and legal counsel to the Waters Advocacy Coalition, a group of more than 35 associations focused on educating federal and state policymakers about the broad array of issues associated with expanding federal Clean Water Act (CWA) jurisdiction.