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Official Publication of the State Administrative Rules (24-4-103(11) C.R.S.)

Details of Tracking Number  2010-00072

CCR details

Tracking Number 2010-00072
Type of Filing Permanent Rule
Department 1000 Department of Public Health and Environment
Agency 1002 Water Quality Control Commission (1002 Series)
CCR Number 5 CCR 1002-31

Proposed rule

Notice Filed with SOS 02/10/2010
Rule ProposedRuleAttach2010-00072.PDF
Statutory Authority sections 25-8-202(1)(b); 25-8-204; and 25-8-402, C.R.S.; section 24-4-103(4) C.R.S.
Description of Subjects/Issues revisions to basic standards and methodologies for surface water
Purpose/Objective of Rule This regulation establishing basic standards and an antidegradation rule and implementation process and establishing a system for classifying state surface waters, for assigning standards, and for granting temporary modifications (hereinafter referred to as ?Regulation?) is the foundation for the classification of the state surface waters of Colorado, as prescribed by the Colorado Water Quality Control Act. It is intended to implement the state Act by maintaining and improving the quality of the state surface waters. This regulation is based on the best available knowledge to insure the suitability of Colorado's waters for beneficial uses including public water supplies, domestic, agricultural, industrial and recreational uses, and the protection and propagation of terrestrial and aquatic life.
Submitted in response to issues raised by COLS/OLLS? No
Is this rule adopted in response to recent legislation?
Hearing Date 06/07/2010
Hearing Time 10:00 AM
Hearing Location Sabin Conference Room, CDPHE, 4300 Cherry Creek Drive South, Denver, CO 80246
Contact Name Sarah Johnson
Contact Title Unit Manager
Contact Telephone 303-692-3609
Contact email sarah.johnson@state.co.us

Adopted rule

Adopted Rules AdoptedRules02010-00072.RTF
Redline Redline2010-00072.DOC
Adopted Date 08/09/2010
AGO requested date 08/11/2010
Attorney General Opinion 08/20/2010
Effective Date 01/01/2011
Inserted into CCR 12/29/2010