40 CFR 171.9 - Submission and approval of Government Agency Plan.
This section is included to provide for certain Federal employees including those whose duties may require them to use or supervise the use of restricted use pesticides in a number of States.
(a) Sections 171.1 through 171.8 will, with the necessary changes, apply to the Government Agency Plan (GAP) for determining and attesting to the competency of Federal employees to use or supervise the use of restricted use pesticides.
(b) Federal employees qualified under the GAP shall:
(1) Be prepared to present the Federal form issued to them attesting to their competency to appropriate State officials.
(c) The employing Federal agency shall ensure that certified employees using or supervising the use of restricted use pesticides within a Federal facility are subject to the same or equivalent provisions prescribed under § 171.7(b)(1)(iii) (A)-(E).