7 LONG TITLE
8 General Description:
9 This bill modifies the rulemaking authority of the Division of Air Quality.
10 Highlighted Provisions:
11 This bill:
12 ▸ authorizes the Division of Air Quality to create rules that are Ĥ→ [
12a different ←Ĥ than
13 corresponding federal regulations if additional regulations will provide added
14 protections to public health and the environment; and
15 ▸ makes technical changes.
16 Money Appropriated in this Bill:
18 Other Special Clauses:
20 Utah Code Sections Affected:
22 19-2-106, as renumbered and amended by Laws of Utah 1991, Chapter 112
24 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
25 Section 1. Section 19-2-106 is amended to read:
26 19-2-106. Rulemaking authority and procedure.
27 (1) Ŝ→ (a) ←Ŝ [
28 of Section 19-2-104, the board [
29 program under the federal Clean Air Act [
30 federal regulations which address the same circumstances[
31 Ŝ→ [
32 Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act, and a public hearing; and
33 Ŝ→ [
33a provide reasonable
34 protections to public health or the environment of the state or a particular region of the state.
34a Ŝ→ (b) The board shall consider the differences between an industry that continuously
34b produces emissions and an industry that episodically produces emissions, and make rules that
34c reflect those differences. ←Ŝ
35 (2) The findings described in Subsection Ŝ→ [
36 (a) in writing; and
37 (b) based on evidence, studies, or other information contained in the record Ĥ→ that relates
37a to the state of Utah and type of source involved ←Ĥ .
38 (3) In making rules, the board may incorporate by reference corresponding federal
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