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Consent Decree in Action Brought Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act In accordance with Departmental policy, 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that a Consent Decree in United States v. Roger E. Martin, et al., Civil Action No. 92-469 JE, was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of Oregon on December 14, 1993. As to the defendants, Roger E. Martin, Pacificorp, Inc., and Portland General Electric Company, this Consent Decree settles an action filed by the United States pursuant to Section 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act, as amended (``CERCLA''), 42 U.S.C. 9607. The Consent Decree also settles all counterclaims brought by those defendants against seven federal agencies. The United States Department of Justice brought this action on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, to recover costs incurred by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (``EPA'') in connection with removal actions at the Martin Electric Lake Oswego Site (the ``Site''), a defunct used electrical equipment storage yard in Lake Oswego, Oregon. In this settlement, Roger E. Martin will pay the United States $100,000, Pacificorp, Inc. will pay the United States $70,000, and Portland General Electric Company will pay the United States $69,000. The federal agencies will pay a combined sum of $43,200. Also, in consideration of these payments, the settling generators will receive a covenant not to sue for recovery of the past costs at the Site. The Department of Justice will accept written comments relating to this proposed Consent Decree on or before February 23, 1994. Please address comments to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, Department of Justice, P.O. Box 7611, Ben Franklin Station, Washington, DC 20044 and refer to United States v. Roger E. Martin, et al., DOJ number 90-11-3-934. Copies of the proposed Consent Decree may be examined at the Office of the United States Attorney, District of Oregon, 888 SW 5th Avenue suite 1000, Portland, Oregon, 97204-2024, and at the Environmental Protection Agency, Office of the Regional Counsel, Region 10, 1200 Sixth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98101. Copies of the proposed Consent Decree may also be obtained from the Consent Decree Library, 1120 G Street, NW., 4th floor, Washington, DC 20005, (202) 624-0892. A copy of the proposed Consent Decree can be obtained by mail or in person from the Consent Decree Library. When requesting a copy of the Consent Decree, please enclose a check in the amount of $3.75 (25 cents per page reproduction costs) payable to the Consent Decree Library. John C. Cruden, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 94-1521 Filed 1-21-94; 10:00 am] BILLING CODE 4410-01-M

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