• New Clean Water Act Section 404 Nationwide General Permits Continue Important Permitting Mechanisms But Establish Additional Requirements
  • February 22, 2012 | Authors: Deidre G. Duncan; Andrew J. Turner; Mark G. Weisshaar
  • Law Firm: Hunton & Williams LLP - Washington Office
  • The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced the issuance of final nationwide general permits (¿NWPs¿) for the next five-year cycle. The new nationwide permits were published in the Federal Register on February 21, 2012, and will take effect on March 19, 2012.