TR 9 - The 1972 Federal Water Pollution Control Acts Area-Wide Planning Provision: Has Executive Implementation Met Congressional Intent? D.F. Stark, November 1977

Has Executive implementation met Congressional intent with regard to the 1972 Federal Water Pollution Control Act's areawide planning provisions? This paper, in making a comparison of the Congressional intent behind Section 208 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972 and the manner in which it has been implemented by the administering agencies, endeavors to answer this question.