Env Law Assignment
Choose and Research any TWO Environmental Laws below. Provide DETAILED answers to the Questions Below:
· Beaches Environmental Assessment and Coastal Health (BEACH) Act
· Food Quality Protection Act
· Atomic Energy Act
· National Park Service Organic Act
· Nuclear Waste Disposal Act
· Clean Air Act
· Toxic Substances Control Act
· Energy Policy Act
· Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972
· Clean Water Act
Answer the following Questions for the TWO laws you chose:
1) Describe the Bill or Law? In detail, what is it intended to do?
2) Which President/ Governor signed it into law?
3) What incident or situation caused it to become a law- Be Specific!
4) In your opinion, what impact is the law having?
5) Do you feel it has been successful? -Why or why not?
6) In your opinion, what could be done to make it better?
7) Is this Law or bill enacted in other countries? If so, where? Don’t just Google the exact name of the law you chose- do some digging. HINT: Google something like “Atomic Energy Laws enacted around the world”