Revised Definition of 'Waters of the United States' (Draft)
Feb. 7, 2019
On December 11, 2018, the EPA and the U.S. Department of the Army (the agencies) signed a proposed rule revising the definition of ``waters of the United States' to clarify the scope of waters federally regulated under the Clean Water Act. The agencies are announcing that a public hearing will be held in Kansas City, Kansas on February 27 and 28, 2019, to provide interested parties the opportunity to present data, views, or information concerning the proposed rule (https://www.epa.gov/wotus-rule/step-two-revise). POC: Damaris Christensen, Office of Water (4504-T), EPA, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20460; tele: (202) 566-2428; email: WOTUSemail@example.com. (Federal Register: 7 February 2019 [Proposed Rules] Pages 2483-2484).