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Environmental Law

All Living Things Of The Earth Are One • Manunu Todu I Manlåla’la’

The majority of Guam EPA’s legal authority is rooted in volume 10 of the Guam Code Annotated. The following is a list of the main chapters codified in Guam law that give this authority and responsibility to Guam EPA.

The Guam Environmental Protection Act

Chapter 45 Guam Code Annotated
  • Creates and states the policy, purpose, powers, duties, rules and regulations and other operating mandates.
  • Creates the Board of Directors consisting of nine members appointed by the Governor. Board members serve a term of three years.
  • Outlines the Guam Environmental Trust Fund that is used to clean up, restore and repair damage done to the environment.

External links about Environmental Law