John owns a parcel of land on which he wants to build

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41 . John owns a parcel of land on which he wants to build an apartment building. However, John's land is currently a swamp; he wants to drain it. John should apply for a permit to drain the swamp from: A. the Army Corps of Engineers. B. the Wetland Preservation Board. C. the Environmental Protection Agency. D. the National Institute of Health.
42 . John owned a parcel of land on which he wanted to build an apartment building. However, his land is a swamp and he could not get a permit from the Army Corps of Engineers to drain the swamp. He had to buy a neighboring piece of land and build the apartment on that. Since he has been effectively deprived of being able to make any economically viable use of his property, his attorney suggests that he may be able to pursue a claim for regulatory taking and receive compensation from the government for the fair market value of the interest of his land. What is the basis for such a claim?
43 . Which of the following is an essential responsibility of the EPA under the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act?
44 . Which of the following statements about ocean dumping is accurate?
45 . Which of the following is true of the Safe Drinking Water Act? A. The primary responsibility of complying with the established standards lies with the federal government. B. It applies to public water bodies and water suppliers, and not to private suppliers. C. The EPA sets primary drinking water standards, minimum levels of quality for water consumed by humans. D. It set up a permit system regulating the dumping of all types of materials into ocean waters.

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