This Fiscal Year 2017 Defense Environmental Programs Annual Report to Congress contains the following information and satisfies the following requirements:
- The funding invested in and progress of the Department of Defense’s (DoD) environmental programs – Environmental Restoration, Environmental Quality (EQ), and Environmental Technology – in accordance with title 10, United States Code, section 2711 (Sections II-IV);
- The Department’s ongoing decontamination activities on withdrawn or reserved lands in accordance with section 2916(b) of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY 2015 (Public Law 113-66) (Section V); and
- A list of DoD installations and Formerly Used Defense Sites (FUDS) properties where DoD obligated funding in FY 2017, as well as reasons for increases in cleanup cost estimates since FY 2016, in accordance with language in House Report 113-113, accompanying H.R. 2397, the Department of Defense Appropriations Bill, 2014 (Section VI, Appendix A, and Appendix B).