Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
BP Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
BP
Penalty: 
$10,000,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
January 18, 2001
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

BP agreed to pay a $10 million penalty to Indiana, Ohio and the federal government to resolve Clean Air Act violations. This was part of a larger $660 million settlement announced by the Justice Department; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-bp-1

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
Britain
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
Source Notes: 
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.