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Title 40Chapter VPart 1506 → §1506.11


Title 40: Protection of Environment
PART 1506—OTHER REQUIREMENTS OF NEPA


§1506.11   Emergencies.

Where emergency circumstances make it necessary to take an action with significant environmental impact without observing the provisions of these regulations, the Federal agency taking the action should consult with the Council about alternative arrangements. Agencies and the Council will limit such arrangements to actions necessary to control the immediate impacts of the emergency. Other actions remain subject to NEPA review.

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