Enforcement

Policy, Guidance & Publications

National policy, guidance and publications relating to EPA's enforcement of environmental laws.

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Civil Enforcement Penalty Policies

These policies provide guidance on how to calculate the gravity-based and economic benefit components of civil penalties.

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Supplemental Environmental Projects (SEP)

These policies provide guidance on how and when to include a SEP in an enforcement settlement.

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Enforcement in Indian Country

Guidance for working with federally-recognized Indian tribes to ensure compliance at federally-regulated facilities in Indian country.

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Additional Documents

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