Proposed Settlement Agreement, Clean Air Act Citizen Suit

Publication Date: 
Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 4:00am

In accordance with the Clean Air Act, as amended (CAA or the Act), notice is given of a proposed settlement agreement in Genscape, Inc. v. EPA, No. 19-3705 (6th Cir.). On July 26, 2019, Petitioner Genscape, Inc. (Genscape) filed a petition for review in the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Genscape challenged the final action of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or the Agency) entitled ``EPA Final Determination in the Matter of Genscape, Inc., Option A Quality Assurance Plan Auditor Under the Renewable Fuel Standard Program'' (``Final Determination''), which was issued on May 31, 2019. The proposed settlement agreement would require dismissal of the litigation once EPA issues a revision to the Final Determination as specified in Attachment A.

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