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National Program Guidances

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FY 2020-2021 National Program Guidances

EPA is initiating development of the FY 2020-2021 National Program Guidances.  The schedule has been revised to reflect the new date for issuing the FY 2020 President's Budget.  The updated schedule can be found in the revised Technical Guidance below.  This replaces the June 29, 2018 Technical Guidance. 

Final FY 2018-2019 NPM Guidances and Response to Comments

This section provides links to the Overview to the FY 2018-2019 NPM Guidances, the Final NPM Guidances, and the Response to Comments on the draft NPM Guidances (the draft FY 2018-2019 NPM Guidances were available for comment from June 28 - August 4, 2017).

EPA intends to develop FY 2019 Addendums to address any significant changes identified after the release of the final FY 2018-2019 NPM Guidances. 

FY 2018-2019 NPM Guidances Early Engagement Summaries

As part of developing the FY 2018-2019 NPM Guidances, NPMs reached out to states and tribes from July 19 through December 1, 2016, to solicit input on priorities to consider in developing their FY 2018-2019 NPM Guidances. Below are the NPMs’ summaries of these engagement efforts.