Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act


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Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA)

Amendments to the Comprehensive Environmental Response,Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) that placed greater emphasis on state and citizenry involvement and coordination,increased focus on human health problems from contamination,and put in place greater enforcement mechanisms.

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11001-11050) was enacted in 1986 as Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (P.L.
In addition to the OSHA requirements, the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act specifies additional planning requirements that address overall emergency response efforts.
The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 (CERCLA), as amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA), is the environmental law that most often imposes potential liability on parties engaged in real estate and corporate transactions.
THROUGH THE ADMINISTRATION OF SUPERFUND or the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), which was amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is attempting to repair an environment damaged by a century of unintentional abuse.
9601-9675) Year Act l980 Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of l980 l986 Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of l986 l990 Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1990 l992 Community Environmental Response Facilitation Act l996 Asset Conservation, Lender Liability, and Deposit Insurance Protection Act l996 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1997 l999 Superfund Recycling Equity Act 2002 Small Business Liability Relief and Brownfields Revitalization Act Year Public Law Number l980 P.L.
Established under the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986, the SBRP was intended to be a means for improving scientists' ability to identify, assess, and evaluate the potential health effects of exposure to hazardous waste, and for developing innovative chemical, biological, and physical remediation technologies.
Section XIII: Additional Regulatory Information - Information relevant to compliance with other federal and/or state laws such as Toxic Substance Control Act, Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act, Food and Drug Administration, Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act 313, and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act are contained here.
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