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Refuse Act - Wikipedia

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The Refuse Act is a United States federal statute governing use of waterways. The Act, a section of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899, prohibited "dumping of ...

33 US Code § 407 - Deposit of refuse in navigable waters generally

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It shall not be lawful to throw, discharge, or deposit, or cause, suffer, or procure to be thrown, discharged, or deposited either from or out of any ship, barge, ...

Summary of the History of NPDES | NPDES Permits in New England ...

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Feb 19, 2016 ... The earliest federal action toward protecting the nation's water was the Refuse Act of 1899. The act outlawed the "dumping of refuse that would ...

What is Refuse Act? - Definition from Petropedia

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Refuse Act is a United States federal law initiated under the Rivers and Harbors Act in 1899. The main focus of the act is to control water pollution and govern the  ...

The Refuse Act of 1899 - Berkeley Law Scholarship Repository

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Diane D. Eames, The Refuse Act of 1899: Its Scope and Role in Control of Water Pollution, ... The Refuse Act,'4 section 13 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of. 9.

EPA and the Refuse Act Permit Program | Environmental Law Reporter

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In its Second Annual Report, the Council on Environmental Quality offered the following assessment of the Refuse Act Permit Program: The Refuse Act is an ...

Criminal Liability under the Refuse Act of 1899 and the ... - JStor

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tion Control Act.4 This comment will examine the imposition of criminal liability for water pollution under the Refuse Act of 1899, the Federal Water. Pollution ...

Headquarters U.S. Army Corps of Engineers > About > History ...

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In the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899, Congress gave the Corps the authority to ... (under the so-called Refuse Act really Section 13 of the 1899 legislation).

Combat Pollution: The 1899 Refuse Act - Nature And Community ...

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TO: Citizens interested in preventing pollution and enhancing the quality of this Nation's waters through citizen action aiding enforcement of the 1899 Refuse Act.

“Effect of the Refuse Act Program on the Clean Water Act of 1972”

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Apr 21, 2013 ... as the Refuse Act, was to become a key factor in the deliberations ... The Refuse Act, in its original form, was enacted by the Congress in 1890 ...