This Note first summarizes the finality doctrine, and then examines the Sierra Club court's misapplication of the finality analysis. The Note suggests an alternate analysis of the agency inaction in Sierra Club and proposes that such an analysis be applied in factual situations similar to that in Sierra Club.
Administrative Agency Inaction: Misapplication of the Finality Doctrine—Sierra Club v. Gorsuch, 715 F.2d 653 (D.C. Cir. 1983),
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