3.2-3.6 Interface with Other Federal Agencies, State,
Local and Tribal Governments, and Private
For each organization with an offsite response role,
the plan should describe:
40 CFR 300.105
(1) The role of the organization.
(2) The nature of any "good neighbor policy,"
mutual aid agreement, memorandum of
agreement (MOA), or MOU between DOE and
The plan should state the policy and schedule for
holding meetings with offsite officials to discuss
areas of concern and changes to emergency response
procedures. Local Emergency Planning Committee
meetings could be used as a forum for these
discussions with local officials.
The plan should document that state, tribal, and
local governments have been contacted and
encouraged to prepare their own response plans for
those facilities where the emergency planning zone
(EPZ) extends beyond DOE property.
Where state, tribal, and local governments refuse to
participate, DOE plans should include probable
state, tribal, and local response activities.
Where private organizations have offsite response
roles, the plan should describe any contractual
arrangements and annual funding obligations in
order to maintain the desired level of emergency