The petitions of the day are:

17-1286

Issue: Whether Congress’ delegation to the Department of the Interior of withdrawal authority over large tracts of land can survive without the legislative-veto right that Congress included as a check on the exercise of that authority.

17-1290

Issue: Whether Congress intended to grant the Secretary of the Interior the authority to make large-tract withdrawals without the congressional oversight provided by the legislative veto embedded in the delegation of authority.

Posted in National Mining Association v. Zinke, American Exploration & Mining Association v. Zinke, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Aurora Barnes, Petitions of the day, SCOTUSblog (May. 7, 2018, 8:35 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2018/05/petitions-of-the-day-59/