40 CFR 1507 - CEQ - Regulations for Implementing NEPA
Authority: NEPA, the Environmental Quality Improvement Act of 1970, as
amended (42 U.S.C. 4371 et seq.), sec. 309 of the Clean Air Act, as
amended (42 U.S.C. 7609), and E.O. 11514 (Mar. 5, 1970, as amended by E.O. 11991,
May 24, 1977).
Source: 43 FR 56002, Nov. 29, 1978, unless otherwise noted.
Sec. 1507.1 Compliance.
All agencies of the Federal Government shall comply with these
It is the intent of these regulations to allow each agency flexibility in
adapting its implementing procedures authorized by Sec. 1507.3 to the
requirements of other applicable laws.
Sec. 1507.2 Agency capability to comply.
Each agency shall be capable (in terms of personnel and other resources)
of complying with the requirements enumerated below. Such compliance may
include use of other's resources, but the using agency shall itself have
sufficient capability to evaluate what others do for it. Agencies shall:
Sec. 1507.3 Agency procedures.