Regulatory Drivers U.S. Department of Energy
Moab Area Bullet Floyd D. Spence National Defense Authorization Act 
(Public Law 106-398)

This link goes to the relevant portion of this act, which transferred ownership
of the Moab Project site from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission to DOE
and delineated DOE’s responsibilities for cleaning up the site.
Bullet Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act (UMTRCA)
of 1978

The Floyd D. Spence Act designated the Moab Project site as a Title I site under UMTRCA. Site remediation will be performed in accordance with this act.
Bullet "Health and Environmental Protection Standards for Uranium and Thorium Mill Tailings" 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 192
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency established cleanup standards for residual radioactive material at Title I sites. DOE must clean up the Moab Project site to these standards.
Bullet National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Information
For major federal actions, including the cleanup of the Moab Project site, DOE must follow this act to evaluate the environmental impacts of its proposed action. This link goes to the DOE NEPA website, which contains useful information about the act and NEPA documents.
Bullet Endangered Species Act
One of the environmental impacts evaluated in the Environmental Impact Statement is endangered species. This link goes to the language of act.
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