Federal Laws

  Regulatory Authorities and Regulations Governing
Hazmat Incidents and Responses

Federal Laws/Statues

Executive Orders

CERCLA

Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and
Liability Act, 1980

Protection and Enhancement of Environmental Quality

EO11514

NCP

National Contingency Plan: Links, Guidance, Regulations

Federal Compliance with Pollution Control Standards

  EO12088

NRDAR
(DOI Manual)

Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration

E.O: Super Fund Implementation;
Amended 8/28/96 by E.O. 13016

EO12580
see EO13016

  CWA

 Clean Water Act of 1972Federal Compliance w/RtoK Act and Pollution Prevention Requirements

 EO12856
see EO13016

  SPCC

EPA's Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure PlanFederal Acquisition, Recycling and Waste Prevention

  EO12873

  FFCA

Federal Facilities Compliance
Act, 1992
Federal Facilities Compliance
Act, 1992

  EO12898

OPA

Oil Pollution Act, 1990
NRCA Regs, OPA (15 CFR Part 990)
1996 Amendment to
Executive Order 12580 (above)

EO13016

PPA

Pollution Prevention Act, 1990Greening the Government
Through Waste Prevention, Recycling, and federal acquisition

EO13101

RCRA

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, 1976Greening the Government
Through Leadership in Environmental Management (Revokes EO 12856, 1993)

EO13148

TSCA

Toxic Substances Control Act, 1976  

Other Major Statues

Federal Laws/Statues

Executive Orders

FLPMA

Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976

Nuclear Waste Policy Act, 1982

NWPA

EPCRA

Environmental Planning and Community Right to Know Act, 1986Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act of 1975

FIFRA

CAA

Clean Air Act of 1972Recreation and Public Purposes Act of 1926

RPPA

UMTRCA

Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act of 1978Occupational Safety and Health
Act of 1970

OSHA

SDWA

Safe Drinking Water Act, 1974Safe Drinking Water Act, 1974

NEPA

Other Federal Regulations

Federal HAZMAT Regulations

EPA-Superfund,
Emergency Response

Title 40: Chapter. 1, Parts 300-374--Designation, Reportable Quantities, and Notification

EPA -Spills, Releases

Title 40: Chapter. 1, Part 302--Designation, Reportable Quantities, and Notification

EPA: Land Transfers

Title 40: Chapter. 1, Part 373 -- Reporting hazardous substance activity when selling or transferring Federal real property

NCP regs

National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan Regulations:
40 CFR Part 300 - Complete
40CFR Part 302 - Reportable Quantities, and Notification

NRDA regs CERCLA

Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) Regulations under CERCLA (43 CFR Part 11)

NRDA regs NOAA

NRDA Final Regs for NOAA under the Oil Pollution Act (15 CFR Part 990)

 


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