Memorandum discusses EPA and DOJ interim policy implementing section 107(r) windfall lien provisions contained in the 2002 Brownfields Amendments to the CERCLA (Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, commonly referred to as Superfund) statute. Issued J7/16/2003.
A frequent questions document was issued in conjunction with the document.
- Interim Enforcement Discretion Policy Concerning Windfall Liens Under Section 107(r) of CERCLA (PDF) (32 pp, 373 K)
- Windfall Lien Guidance: Frequently Asked Questions (PDF) (4 pp, 157 K)