Air Quality: Docket No. 58-0101-1801- Pending Rule
Rulemaking initiated to update and clarify certain air quality permitting sections.
Status of Rulemaking
Pending rule adopted by Board on November 14, 2018. Final and effective upon adjournment of 2019 legislative session if approved by the Idaho Legislature.
November 2018 Board of Environmental Quality Meeting
Rulemaking Documents Required by Idaho Administrative Procedure Act
- Notice of Adoption of Pending Rule
- Proposed Rule and Notice
- Negotiated Rulemaking Summary
- Notice of Negotiated Rulemaking
DEQ initiated this rulemaking to update and clarify certain air quality permitting sections. The proposed revisions include minor rule clarifications for sources seeking air quality permits or exemptions from permitting. The revisions also include resolving inconsistencies in rule language, removing outdated references, adding provisions for renewing operating permits, and correcting typographical errors.
Submit all written comments by mail, fax or email to:
Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
1410 N. Hilton, Boise, ID 83706
Fax: (208) 373-0481, email@example.com
September 5, 2018
Written Public Comments on Proposed Rule
|Submitted By||Date Received|
|(No members of the public attending the hearing )|
The text of the proposed rule was drafted based on discussions held and concerns raised during negotiations conducted pursuant to Idaho Code § 67-5220 and IDAPA 58.01.23.810-815. The Notice of Negotiated Rulemaking was published in the April 2018 issue of the Idaho Administrative Bulletin, and a preliminary draft rule was made available for public review. Meetings were held on May 1 and June 12, 2018. Key information was posted on the DEQ rulemaking web page and distributed to the public. Members of the public participated in the negotiated rulemaking process by attending the meetings and by submitting written comments.
All comments received during the negotiated rulemaking process were considered by DEQ when making decisions regarding development of the rule. At the conclusion of the negotiated rulemaking process, DEQ formatted the final draft for publication as a proposed rule. The negotiated rulemaking record, which includes the negotiated rule drafts, written public comments, documents distributed during the negotiated rulemaking process, and the negotiated rulemaking summary, is available on this web page.
Negotiated Rulemaking Meeting Schedule
No additional meetings are scheduled.
Draft Negotiated Rule and Related Documents
|Draft Negotiated Rule||Date Posted||Date of Meeting Discussion||Written Comment Deadline|
|Draft No. 4||06/29/18||N/A||DEQ is not requesting public comments on this draft. The next comment period will commence upon publication of the proposed rule in the August 1, 2018, issue of the Idaho Administrative Bulletin. The proposed rule comment deadline is September 5, 2018|
|DEQ’s Response to Comments on Draft No. 3.1||06/29/18||N/A||N/A|
Draft No. 3.1
|Draft No. 2||06/08/18||06/12/18||N/A|
|Examples of How DEQ Interprets the Word “Addressed” in Subsection 210.20||05/22/18||06/12/18||N/A|
|Preliminary Draft (Draft No. 1)||04/02/18||05/01/18||05/18/18|
Written Public Comments
|Comment||Submitted By||Date Received|
|Comment on Draft No. 3.1||Idaho Conservation League (ICL)||06/18/18|
|Comment on Draft No. 3.1||TORF Environmental Management||06/21/18|
|Comment on Draft No. 3.1||J.R. Simplot Company||06/21/18|
|Comment on Draft No. 3.1||Idaho Association of Commerce & Industry (IACI)||06/22/18|
|Comment on Draft No. 2||Stoel Rives LLP||06/11/18|
|Comment on Draft No. 1||TORF Environmental Management||05/17/18|
|Comment on Draft No. 1||Idaho Association of Commerce & Industry (IACI)||05/18/18|
|Comment on Draft No. 1||J.R. Simplot Company||05/18/18|
|Comment on Draft No. 1||Idaho Solid Waste Association (ISWA)||05/18/18|