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Texas Two Step Eliminated by New Texas Captive Law
Category: Captive Insurance
With the signature of Governor Greg Abbott, the new Texas captive law became effective on June 18, 2017. One significant change the law introduces is the elimination of the cumbersome process of securing the formation or re-domestication of a captive by the Texas Secretary of State and the Texas…
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Transportation/Hazardous Materials: May 22nd U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Letter Addressing Emergency Shutoff Marking
Category: Arkansas Environmental, Energy, and Water Law
The United States Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (“PHMSA”) addressed in a May 22nd letter a question regarding emergency shutoff markings on cargo tanks. PHMSA was responding to a March 21st email from Thatcher Transportation, Inc. (“Thatcher”). Thatcher stated that it…
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Turbidity/Corrective Measures: Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality and Off Road Park Enter into Consent Administrative Order
Category: Arkansas Environmental, Energy, and Water Law
The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (“ADEQ”) and Carter Off Road Park, LLC and Mark Carter (collectively “Carter”) entered into a May 11th Consent Administrative Order (“CAO”) outlining certain corrective actions/interim measures to reduce turbidity. See LIS NO. 17-038. Carter is…
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Air Pollution Control Grant: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Announces $409,936 Awarded to the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality
Category: Arkansas Environmental, Energy, and Water Law
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) announced in a June 26th news release that it was awarding $409,936 to the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (“ADEQ”) for the state’s air pollution reduction program. EPA states that the grant will support attainment and…
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Waters of the United States/Clean Water Act: Association of Clean Water Administrators June 19th Letter/Comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Category: Arkansas Environmental, Energy, and Water Law
The Association of Clean Water Administrators (“ACWA”) submitted comments in the form of a June 19th letter to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) discussing state perspectives on a potential rulemaking redefining “waters of the United States” (“WOTUS”). ACWA describes itself…
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