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Selected Violations Of Federal Underground Storage Tank Regulations Subpart G--Out-of-Service UST Systems and Closure OSWER Directive 9610.16 Guidance On Federal Field Citation Enforcement October 6, 1993

Selected Violations of Federal Underground Storage Tank Regulations
SUBPART G OUT-OF-SERVICE UST SYSTEMS AND CLOSURE
280.70 Temporary closure
Regulatory Citation Violation Violations Appropriate for Regulatory Field Citations (Penalty Amount)
§280.70(a) Failure to continue operation and maintenance of corrosion protection system in a temporarily closed tank system $150
§280.70(a) Failure to continue operation and maintenance of release defection in a temporarily closed tank system $300
§280.70(b) Failure to comply with temporary closure requirements for a tank system for 3 or more months $300
§280.70(b)(1)-(2) $150 each
§280.70(c) Failure to permanently close or upgrade a temporarily closed tank system after 12 months $300
280.71 Permanent closure and changes-in-service
Regulatory Citation Violation Violations Appropriate for Regulatory Field Citations (Penalty Amount)
§280.71(a) Failure to notify implementing agency of a closure or change-in-service $300
§280.71(b) Failure to remove all liquids and sludges for tank closure $300
§280.71(b) Failure to remove closed tank from the ground or fill tank with an inert solid for tank closure $300
§280.71(c) Failure to empty and clean tank system and conduct a site assessment prior to a change-in-service
280.72 Assessing the site at closure or change-in-service
Regulatory Citation Violation Violations Appropriate for Regulatory Field Citations (Penalty Amount)
§280.72(a) Failure to measure (if required) for the presence of a release before a permanent closure
§280.72(b) If contaminated soil, contaminated ground water, or free product is discovered, failure to begin corrective action
280.74 Closure records
Regulatory Citation Violation Violations Appropriate for Regulatory Field Citations (Penalty Amount)
§280.74 Failure to maintain closure records for at least 3 years $300
§280.74 Failure to maintain change-in-service records for at least 3 years $300
[ Directive 9610.16 ]

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