Environmental Law Materials

The following are links to a number of resources related to environmental law; many of these were referenced and used in the course.

National Environmental Policy Act of 1969

Clean Air Act Amendments of 1970

Legislative History of the Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972

Legislative History of the Noise Control Act of 1972

Legislative History of the Clean Water Act of 1977

Clean Air Act Amendments of 1977

Legislative History of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, August 1996, United States General Accounting Office, Report to Congressional Requesters

Transcripts of Legislative Mark-Ups of Meetings on the:

Air Pollution Prevention Control Act 1967

Amendments to the CAA 1965 Sec202a

Committee Draft Clean Air Act 1970


Collection of Memos

Clean Air Conference

Correspondence Randolph, Shumway, Muskie 1971

MEMO RE Clean Air Act Amendments_Hilton

MEMO RE Commerce on Nations Waterways

MEMO RE Nader to Billings

MEMOS RE Auto Industry and Emissions

MEMOS RE Clean Air and Auto Industry

MEMOS RE Clean Air Markups

MEMOS RE Congressional Preconsent to Interstate Compacts

MEMOS RE Effluent Guidelines for Thermal Electric Power Plants

MEMOS RE Hazardous Substances

MEMOS RE Hickel and Pending Legislation

MEMOS RE Intermittent Control Strategies

MEMOS RE Muskie and Clean Air Act

MEMOS RE National Water Quality Commission Report

MEMOS RE Nondegradation Hearing

MEMOS RE Solid Waste Regulation

MEMOS RE Thermal Pollution Regulations

MEMOS RE User Charges

National Water Quality Commission Report 1976


Related Documents, Links and Videos

Remarks by Howard Baker, 2005

The Founder, by Leon Billings

History of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

Timeline 91st Congress

Report 389 Air Pollution Control

Congressional Record May 1970

Congressional Record July 1970

Leon Billings Reflects on Writing the Clean Air Act [Video]

III Winds on a Sunny Day 1966 US Senate Committee on Public Works Film Report No. 2 [Video]

Clean Air Act of 1970, Howard Baker Center for Public Policy [Video]

“A Century of Service” Short Film: Howard Baker [Video]

Troubled Waters 1965 Water Pollution Report of the US Senate Committee on Public Works [Video]