Transmittal memorandum and model Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) addressing the “transfer” from EPA to a state or tribe, for oversight and enforcement of remaining response actions under state law, of a post-enforcement, non-NPL Superfund site. This model MOU was developed under Superfund Task Force Recommendation 19.2. This model MOU and memorandum provide clarity on those factors to consider in determining whether such a transition is feasible and appropriate and described the process necessary to effectuate such a significant change. Issued 8/1/2019.
The model MOU is available for download in Word format from the MOU category on the Cleanup Enforcement Model Language and Sample Documents Database.
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