Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 27 / Friday, February 8, 2019
"The Secretary of Homeland Security has determined, pursuant to law, that it is necessary to waive certain laws, regulations, and other legal requirements in order to ensure the expeditious...
"In a move aimed at improving national security, House
Republicans want to give the U.S. Border Patrol unprecedented authority
to ignore 36 environmental laws on federal land in a 100-mile zone
stretching along the Canadian and Mexican borders...
"Environmental groups are fighting a proposal that would grant U.S. Customs and Border Protection
greater authority to operate in public parks and on environmentally
protected land, saying it would circumvent regulations designed to