Enforcement. Samantha Adams MPCA. Can counties do enforcement?. Yes No, only MPCA can I don’t want to do enforcement, can’t we just assist and educate. Enforcement Topics for New CFOs. CFO Toolbox/ Resources Protocol – Inspection to Enforcement Enforcement Overview Letter of Warning
What is it?
A notice sent to the Regulated Party (RP) to document violations discovered during an inspection, complaint follow-up or review of submittals.
Includes citation of the statute, rule, permit condition or document violated.
Requires corrective actions to return the facility to compliance.
Usually allows RP from 7 to 30 days to complete it.
What enforcement tool would you use in this situation; a facility has failed to comply with their interim permit requirement to submit a manure management plan?
What is it?
A notice issued to RP to document violations more serious or numerous than can be addressed in an LOW
For corrective actions greater than 30 days to complete and could not be resolved with an APO.
Describe corrective actions taken immediately.
Does not contain a monetary penalty.
(1) list and description of alleged violations
(2) corrective actions and/or request for information
(3) statement (serving as a formal notice) that the violations have been documented by the regulating authority.
submittal verifying that the RP completed the corrective action and the date completed. submittals may serve as resolution of the alleged violation(s) or to facilitate the gathering of more information about the violation(s).