EPA Records Schedule 506
Status: (to be superseded) Final, 08/31/2008
Title: Summary Research Projects Status Reports
Program: Research and Development Laboratories
Function: 316 - Applied Research and Science Support
NARA Disposal Authority:
This schedule authorizes the disposition of the record copy in any media (media neutral), excluding any records already in electronic form. Records designated for permanent retention must be transferred to the National Archives in accordance with NARA standards at the time of transfer.
Contains reports submitted by project officers to laboratory management showing the status of their projects.
Item a: Record copy
Close inactive records at end of fiscal year.
Destroy 3 years after file closure.
Reasons for Disposition:
The disposition instructions have been rewritten to allow for maintaining the record copy in EPA's electronic recordkeeping system. The retention has not changed.
Item b for electronic copies created with word processing and electronic mail applications deleted 08/22/2006 pursuant to NARA Bulletin 2006-04.
Office of Research and Development
Previous NARA Disposal Authority:
EPA Approval: 08/27/2007
NARA Approval: 06/22/2008