2015 Proposed Rules

The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection conducted public hearings for its 2015 proposed legislative rules. All hearings took place at the DEP's Charleston headquarters, located at 601 57th St., S.E., Charleston, WV, 25304. Oral and written comments were limited to the proposed revisions and made a part of the rulemaking record. Copies of the rules are located below and are also available from the Secretary of State's office. You may also obtain hard copies of the information by calling the phone numbers listed below.  

Division of Air Quality
45CSR14 -- Permits for Construction and Major Modifications of Major Stationary Sources for the Prevention of Significant Deterioration of Air Quality.
Proposed Rule
45CSR16 -- Standards of Performance for New Stationary Sources.
Proposed Rule
45CSR25 -- Control of Air Pollution from Hazardous Waste Treatment, Storage and Disposal Facilities. 
Proposed Rule
45CSR30 -- Requirements for Operating Permits.
Proposed Rule
45CSR34 -- Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Polluntants.
Proposed Rule

The public hearing for all Air Quality rules was conducted on July 7, 2014, in the Dolly Sods Conference Room at DEP headquarters. The comment period has ended. Upon authorization and promulgation of revisions to 45CSR14, the DAQ will submit the rule to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as a revision to the State Implementation Plan pursuant to the federal Clean Air Act. Upon authorization and promulgation, Rules 45CSR16, 45CSR25 and 45CSR 34 will be submitted to the EPA to fulfill federal obligations under the Clean Air Act, including delegations, plans and program approvals. Upon authorization and promulgation of 45CSR30, the rule will be submitted to the EPA as a revision to the State's Operating Permit Program under Title V of the federal Clean Air Act.  

For more information on any of the DAQ rules call Jim Mason at 304-926-0499, ext. 1200 
 
Division of Water and Waste Management
47CSR2 -- Requirements Governing Water Quality Standards.
Proposed Rule

The public hearing for Rule 47CSR2 was conducted on July 1, 2014 in the Coopers Rock Conference Room at DEP headquarters. The public comment period has ended.

For more information on this rule call Kevin Coyne at 304-926-0499, ext. 1110.

33CSR20 -- Hazardous Waste Management System
Proposed Rule

The public hearing for Rule 33CSR20 was conducted on July 24, 2014 in the Coopers Rock Conference Room at DEP headquarters. The public comment period has ended.

For more information on this rule call Joe Sizemore at 304-926-0499, ext. 1314.

33CSR1 -- Solid Waste Management Rule
Proposed Rule

The public hearing for Rule 33CSR1 was conducted on July 30, 2014 in the Coopers Rock Conference Room at DEP headquarters. The public comment period has ended.

For more information on this rule call David Johnston at 304-926-0499, ext. 1296.

60CSR4 -- Awarding of West Virginia Stream Partners Program Grants Rule
Proposed Rule

The public hearing for Rule 60CSR4 was conducted on July 25, 2014 in the Coopers Rock Conference Room at DEP headquarters. The public comment period has ended.

For more information on this rule call Jennifer Pauer at 304-926-0499, ext. 1038.

Division of Mining and Reclamation 
47CSR30 -- WV/NPDES Rule for Coal Mining Facilities
Proposed Rule

The public hearing for Rule 47CSR30 was conducted on July 24, 2014 in the Coopers Rock Conference Room at DEP headquarters. The public comment period has ended.

For more information on this rule call Charlie Sturey at 304-926-0499, ext. 1526.
 

 

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