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This page provides administrative information about the State Superfund Unit including:The Programs, Laws & Regulations, and Reports.

The Department of Environmental Quality, State Superfund Unit (SSU) administers investigation and cleanup activities at sites addressed under the following acts:

  • Agricultural Chemical Ground Water Protection Act (ACGWPA).
  • Controlled Allocation Liability Act (CALA)
  • Comprehensive Environmental Cleanup Responsibility Act (CECRA)
  • Voluntary Cleanup Responsibility Act (VCRA)
  • Water Quality Act (WQA)

State

  • Montana Code Annotated
    • 75-10-601 et seq., MCA - State participation in Federal Superfund (CERCLA)
    • 75-10-701 et seq., MCA - Implementation of State Superfund (CECRA)
  • Administrative Rules of Montana

Federal

  • United States Code (Source: Cornell Law School)
    • 42 U. S. C. Section 9601 et seq. - Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability (Federal Superfund or CERCLA)
  • Code of Federal Regulations
    • 40 C.F.R. Part 300 - National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan (NCP)