66.805: Leaking Underground Storage Tank Trust Fund Corrective Action Program
Alternate Name: Leaking UST Corrective Action Program
Sept. 21, 2022
Sept. 21, 2022
To support state (including territories that are included in the definition of state in the Solid Waste Disposal Act) and tribal corrective action programs that address releases from underground storage tanks (USTs). Funding Priorities - Fiscal Year 2021 and Fiscal Year 2022: Cooperative agreements to states and tribes to support activities in making progress in cleaning up petroleum leaks by initiating and completing cleanups and reducing the backlog of sites not yet cleaned up. Cooperative agreements to states and tribes to support activities in making progress in cleaning up petroleum leaks by initiating and completing cleanups and reducing the backlog of sites not yet cleaned up. In FY 2022, at least 80 percent of LUST corrective action appropriated funds will be provided to states to carry out the LUST corrective action program. The priority in FY 2022 is to provide resources to states to perform core cleanup work, with a focus on cleaning up the highest priority sites.
Type of Assistance
A - Formula Grants (Cooperative Agreements)
Cooperative agreements are only available to States and Territories that have UST programs. Additionally, these cooperative agreements are only available to Federally-recognized Tribes and Intertribal Consortia that must meet the requirements, as described in the Federal Register Notice, Vol. 67, No. 213, pp. 67181-67183, Update to EPA Policy on Certain Grants to Intertribal Consortia.