Accession Number:

ADA281368

Title:

Underground Petroleum Tank Owners' Ability to Comply with Federal Financial Responsibility Requirements

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC RESOURCES COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-03-21

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

The Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act SARA of 1986 required that we report to the Congress on whether owners of underground petroleum storage tanks could obtain liability insurance or meet the acts financial responsibility requirements by some other method. These requirements are intended to ensure that tank owners have the resources to clean up any tank leaks and compensate anyone harmed by the leaks.

Subject Categories:

  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE