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UIC-09-2020-0032: Hawaii Department of Human Services; Consent Agreement and [Proposed] Final Order

Consent Agreement and [PROPOSED] Final Order in the matter of Hawaii Department of Human Services Hawaii Youth Correctional Facility, 42-470 Kalanianaʻole Hwy, Kailua, HI 96734. Docket No. UIC-09-2020-0032

Complainant: Amy C. Miller, Director, Enforcement and Compliance Assurance Division, U.S. EPA, Region 9, 75 Hawthorne Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Respondent: State of Hawaiʻi, Department of Human Services
Facility: Hawaii Youth Correctional Facility, located at 42-470 Kalanianaʻole Hwy, Kailua, HI 96734 (Tax Map Key: 1-4-2-006-002).
Description of Business or Activity Conducted by the Respondent: The Facility’s primary function is to provide care and custody of at-risk youth committed to the State by the Family Courts.
Alleged Violations: EPA alleges that Respondent owns and/or operates two (2) LCCs in violation of the ban that took effect on April 5, 2005 40 C.F.R. § 144.88.
Proposed Order and Penalty: $128,000

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