Toxics Cleanup Program Policy 520A: Consent Decrees
Toxics Cleanup Program Policy 520A: Consent Decrees (Number of pages: 58) (Publication Size: 407KB)
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|Description||This Policy provides guidance to Washington State Department of Ecology staff. The guidance addresses when and how to exercise their authority under the Model Toxics Control Act to enter into a consent decree (a type of settlement) with a potentially liable person or prospective purchaser.
REVISION NOTE: In April 2018, the boilerplate in Attachment A of this Policy was updated. Aside from a new revision date and updated links to Ecology web pages, no other changes were made to this Policy since it was established December 2016.
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|Keywords||Contaminated Cleanup, settlement agreement, Model Toxics Control Act (MTCA), Potentially Liable Person (PLP), consent decree, remedial action, Prospective Purchaser|
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