WSR 10-17-007

PERMANENT RULES

SPOKANE REGIONAL

CLEAN AIR AGENCY

[ Filed August 5, 2010, 11:00 a.m. , effective September 5, 2010 ]


Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

Purpose: Clarify that asbestos survey contents and provisions for providing copies to SRCAA; remove reference to faxed notifications and corresponding prepayment accounts; clarify that the fee waiver for demolition by structural fire training also applies when the notification lists both asbestos removal and demolition; add a provision which allows owners or contractors to file annual notifications; add a provision which allows notifications to be amended after the asbestos removal completion date on record; revise the regulation so that one person doesn't have to have multiple credentials to prepare an alternate work plan when standard asbestos removal methods can't be used; allow the agency to accept emergency notifications one working day after the emergency work commenced; change "shall" to "may" regarding the board amending the fee schedule to more accurately recover program costs; and include an additional incremental fee for incrementally larger abatement projects.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending SRCAA Regulation I, Article IX and Section 10.09.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 70.94.141(1), 70.94.380(2).

Other Authority: Chapter 70.94 RCW, 42 U.S.C. 7401 et seq., 42 U.S.C. 7412.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 10-11-005 on May 6, 2010.

Changes Other than Editing from Proposed to Adopted Version: Nonsubstantive change to header in Section 9.04.B.2.d and typographical error in Section 10.09.A regarding annual notifications corrected to reflect ≤ 159 sq. ft. versus ≤ 160 sq. ft. which makes the number consistent with the annual notification provision being proposed in Section 9.04.A.6.j.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 7, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 7, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: August 5, 2010,

Matt Holmquist

Compliance Administrator

Reviser's note: The material contained in this filing exceeded the page-count limitations of WAC 1-21-040 for appearance in this issue of the Register. It will appear in the 10-18 issue of the Register.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office