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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Clean Water Act Violations in Curtis Bay, MD

The United States filed a lawsuit against BP Products North America alleging Clean Water Act violations for failing to prepare and implement an adequate Facility Response Plan (FRP) at BP’s petroleum terminal in Curtis Bay, Maryland, and for failing to develop and implement an adequate program of oil spill response drills/exercises. BP settled the lawsuit pursuant to a consent decree imposing a $210,000 civil penalty.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
EPA
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Consent Decree
9/27/2012
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
BP P.L.C. $210,000
Further Information Released
Complaint 11/16/2012
Consent Decree 11/16/2012
Federal Register Notice 11/16/2012

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database