The three main elements of this strategy are:
- The Escalation Approach to Problem-Solving: A series of escalating steps intended to provide consistent guidance to the regions in their review of and response to state enforcement performance issues.
- Plans for Addressing Significant Issues: EPA Regions and states should work together to address identified significant individual state performance issues.
- Transparency Efforts: Efforts intended to provide the public with timely, high quality information on state and federal enforcement performance can motivate government to improve.
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