REGULAR MEETING/ HEARING AGENDA

AIR QUALITY COUNCIL

April 16, 2003, 9:00 a.m.

OSU@ Tulsa Room 150

707 N Greenwood Avenue

Tulsa, Oklahoma

 

 

 

 

1.      Call to Order – Sharon Myers

 

 

2.   Roll Call – Myrna Bruce

 

 

  1. Approval of Minutes – January 15, 2003 Regular Meeting

 

 

4.   Public Rulemaking Hearings

 

            A.      OAC 252:100-13.  Open Burning. 

           

The Department proposes to clarify the scope of exemptions that allow open burning for purposes of fire training.  Section 9 will also be amended to exempt hydrocarbon flares from the prohibition against burning between sunset and sunrise.

 

1.      Presentation – Pat Sullivan

2.      Questions and discussion by Council/Public

3.      Possible action by Council

4.      Roll call vote for permanent adoption

          

 

 B.     OAC 252:100-7.  Permits for Minor Facilities.  

 

            The Department proposes revision to Subchapter 7 that will replace “permit by rule” with a new category to be called  “permit exempt facility”.  To do this, the Department is proposing revisions to sections in Subchapters 5, 7, 19, 23, 24, 37 and the revocation of Appendix L.  This will include the elimination of annual operating fees for permit exempt facilities.

 

1.                  Presentation – Joyce Sheedy

2.   Questions and discussion by Council/Public

3.   Possible action by Council

4.   Roll call vote for permanent adoption

 

      C.      OAC 252:100-5.  Registration, Emission Inventory and Annual

                Operating Fees. 

 

The Department is proposing an increase in the annual operating fees for major and minor sources.

 

1.      Presentation – Joyce Sheedy

2.      Questions and discussion by Council/Public

3.      Possible action by Council

4.      Roll call vote for permanent adoption

 

 

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 -- Next Regular Meeting is proposed for 9 a.m. July 16, 2003, at the DEQ Building, 707 N Robinson, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lunch Break, if necessary.

 

 

 

 

Should you have a disability and need an accommodation, please notify

the DEQ Air Quality Division three days in advance at 405-702-4212.