INGAA AGA Comments on Army Corps Notice Regarding Modernization of Army Civil Works Policy Priorities

Dear Ms. Jensen:

The Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (“INGAA”) and the American Gas Association (“AGA”) respectfully submit these comments in response to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (“Corps’”) notice requesting public input on its effort to modernize the Civil Works program, including the Corps Regulatory Program. See 87 Fed. Reg. 33,756 (June 3, 2022). In particular, INGAA and AGA offer input on potential (i) changes to the Corps’ tribal consultation policy, (ii) revisions to the Corps’ National Historic Preservation Act (“NHPA”) implementing regulations, and (iii) guidance for the Corps’ regulatory program on environmental justice (“EJ”).

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