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Summary of Resource Conservation and Recovery Act State Authorization Rule Checklist 238

EPA developed a summary of rule checklist 238 covering the Confidentiality Determinations for Hazardous Waste Export and Import Documents rulemaking published on December 26, 2017, (82 Federal Register pages 60894-60901), and revised it on February 1, 2019. The purpose of this summary is to provide the following on the revisions made:

  • Summary of the rule,
  • Information about state authorization and the rule,
  • Attorney General certification guidance, and
  • Incorporation by reference guidance.
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