REGULAR MEETING/HEARING AGENDA

AIR QUALITY COUNCIL

DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

JUNE 20, 2001  9:00 A.M.

OSU @ TULSA, North Hall Room 150

707 North Greenwood Tulsa, Oklahoma

 

1.   Call to Order – David Branecky, Chair

 

2.   Roll Call – Myrna Bruce

 

3.   Approval of Minutes of the April 18, 2001 Regular Meeting

 

4.   Public Rulemaking Hearings

 

 

A. OAC 252:100-31 CONTROL OF EMISSION OF SULFUR COMPOUNDS [AMENDED]

In addition to amendments made to meet the Agency’s re-right/de-wrong initiative, new definitions are proposed in Section 2. The Department proposes to revoke Section 3 on performance testing, subsection 25(a) for new sulfuric acid plants, and subsection 25(d) for nonferrous smelters.  The ambient air concentration limits for sulfur dioxide in Section 12 and subparagraph 26(a)(2)(B) would be revoked and the ambient air concentration limits for hydrogen sulfide in Section 14 and paragraph 26(b)(1) would be relaxed. The emission level for the exemption from the requirement to install sulfur recovery equipment would be relaxed.

1. Presentation –Joyce Sheedy

2.   Questions and discussion by Council / Public

3.   Possible action by Council

4.    Roll call vote for permanent adoption

RULE RECOMMENDED TO AUGUST 21, 2001 ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY BOARD

 

 

B.      OAC 252:100-7-15(c)     PERMITS FOR MINOR FACILITIES [AMENDED] 

Revisions are proposed to provide coverage under a general permit through the filing of a notice of intent (NOI) when allowed by the specific general permit.  Coverage under the general permit would be effective upon receipt of the NOI.                           

1.            Presentation – Joyce Sheedy

2.            Questions and discussion by Council / Public

3.            Possible action by Council

4.            Roll call vote for permanent adoption

RULE RECOMMENDED TO AUGUST 21, 2001 ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY BOARD

 

C.      OAC 252:100-5-2.2(b)  REGISTRATION, EMISSION INVENTORY            AND ANNUAL OPERATING FEES [AMENDED]

The Department is considering an increase in the annual operating fees.

 

1. Presentation – Staff

2.   Questions and discussion by Council / Public

3.   Possible action by Council

4.    Roll call vote for permanent adoption

RULE CONTINUED TO AUGUST 15, 2001 AIR QUALITY COUNCIL MEETING

 

5.            Division Director’s Report – Eddie Terrill

 

6.         New Business –  (Any matter not known about, or which could not have been reasonably foreseen prior to the time of posting the Agenda.)

 

7.            Adjournment

 

8.         Next Regular Meeting    August 15, 2001  OSU @ Tulsa, Room 150

 

Lunch Break, if necessary

 

 

 

 

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