Congress and the President have directed EPA to treat federal agencies the same as private parties with regard to enforcement. As a result, EPA now has penalty and order aurthoriy against federal agencies under most major enfironmental statutes. This document outlines those directions. Issued Sept. 30, 1999.You may need Adobe Reader to view files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
- Guidance on Calculating the Economic Benefit of Noncompliance by Federal Agencies (PDF)(7 pp, 339 K, 09/30/1999)