Environmental Transactions and Brownfields Committee Report
ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources
78 ENVIRONMENTAL TRANSACTIONS AND BROWNFIELDS 2008 Annual Report1 I. INSTITUTIONAL CONTROLS Twenty-two states and one U.S. territory have now adopted the Uniform Environmental Covenants Act (UECA).2 UECA was first approved as a model law by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL) in August of 2003. Ohio was the first state to adopt UECA in December of 2004, and many other states have since followed its lead or are considering adoption of the model law. UECA...