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If an EPA grant recipient is carrying out a project that will not be completed due to delays in performance what will EPA do?

Revised per the June 18, 2020 OMB Guidance.

When a project cannot be carried out, and the scope of work cannot be revised to provide for other allowable activities, EPA will work with the recipient to partially terminate the agreement.  For example, if a project requires sampling during a particular season and the time limited funds (i.e., EPM and S&T) EPA obligated for the grant will no longer be legally available to pay the grantee when the next sampling season takes place then a partial termination may be required. 

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