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Daily Update summarizes environment-related rules, proposed rules, and notices published in the current issue of the Federal Register.

Daily Update for Friday, September 4, 2015

Friday, September 4 2015

80 FR 53512

Final Rules

EPA entered into a proposed prospective purchaser agreement under CERLCA in connection with a portion of the Delco Chassis Industrial Land I & II Site in Livonia, Michigan, that requires the settling party to provide EPA access to the property and exercise due care with respect to existing contamination; in return, the settling party will not be sued under CERCLA with respect to the existing contamination.

Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA)

80 FR 53484

Proposed Rules

SIP Proposal: Texas (infrastructure requirements for the 1997 ozone and the 1997 and 2006 fine particulate matter NAAQS).

Clean Air Act (CAA)

80 FR 53467

Final Rules

SIP Approval: Texas (infrastructure requirements for the 1997 ozone and the 1997 and 2006 fine particulate matter NAAQS).

Clean Air Act (CAA)

80 FR 53559

Notices

FWS seeks comment on a 30-year incidental take permit application under the ESA that would authorize the take of the Mojave desert tortoise in connection with a solar photovoltaic facility in Pahrump, Nevada, and its preliminary determination that the proposed action qualifies as a categorical exclusion under NEPA; the application contains a proposed low-effect habitat conservation plan that incorporates measures the applicant would implement to minimize and mitigate effects of project activities on the desert tortoise.

Endangered Species Act (ESA)