Amendments to Oregon Smoke Management Plan and State Implementation Plan for Air Quality
Administrative Order No. DEQ 7-2014
Filed and effective June 26, 2014
Contact: Brian Finneran, 503-229-6278
DEQ is seeking comments on proposed amendments to the Oregon Smoke Management Plan, operated by the Oregon Department of Forestry, and Environmental Quality Commission adoption of these amendments into the Oregon Clean Air Act State Implementation Plan in OAR 340-200-0040. If adopted, DEQ would submit these amendments to the US Environmental Protection Agency for approval and as a revision to the State Implementation Plan, as the Clean Air Act requires.
The EQC made the following actions:
Approved changes to the Oregon Smoke Management Plan under ORS 477.013 as part of chapter 340 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, including Oregon Dept of Forestry rule amendments, as provided in the attached addendum to the Commission staff report.
Adopted the proposed amendment to OAR 340-200-0040 seen in Attachment A to incorporate the proposed rules into the Oregon Clean Air Act State Implementation Plan; and
Directed DEQ to submit the SIP revision to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for approval.
Advisory Committee: n/a
Public notice packet
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Environmental Quality Commission Action
EQC meeting June 19, 2014