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Details of Tracking Number  2016-00511

CCR details

Tracking Number 2016-00511
Type of Filing Permanent Rule
Department 1000 Department of Public Health and Environment
Agency 1007 Hazardous Materials and Waste Management Division
CCR Number 6 CCR 1007-2 Part 1

Proposed rule

Notice Filed with SOS 09/30/2016
Rule ProposedRuleAttach2016-00511.rtf
Additional Information AddInfoAttach2016-00511.rtf
Statutory Authority These amendments to the Solid Waste Regulations have been promulgated pursuant to the Commissionís authority under section 30-20-109, C.R.S.
Description of Subjects/Issues These amendments to Section 14 of the Colorado Solid Waste Regulations repeal the existing Section 14 composting regulations, and replace them in their entirety with a restructured version that: (1)clarifies the types of composting activities which Section 14 applies to; (2)specifies and expands the types of composting operations that are exempt from Section 14; (3)restructures the composting facility classes to align with feedstock types and places requirements within each specific classification; and (4)provides reduced engineering and design requirements for yard waste only composting facilities.
Purpose/Objective of Rule These amendments repeal and replace the existing Section 14 Composting regulations with a restructured and streamlined classification system for composting facilities. The new regulations also create a new conditional exemption for small composting facilities with less than 110 cubic yard onsite at any given time, and reduce the regulatory requirements for yard waste composting facilities.
Basis And Purpose BasisAndPurposeAttachment2016-00511.rtf
Regulatory analysis RegulatoryAnalysisAttachment2016-00511.doc
Submitted in response to issues raised by COLS/OLLS? No
Is this rule adopted in response to recent legislation? No
Hearing Date 11/15/2016
Hearing Time 09:30 AM
Hearing Location Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Bldg. A, Sabin Conference Room, 4300 Cherry Creek Drive South, Denver, CO 80246
Contact Name Brandy Valdez Murphy
Contact Title Program Assistant, Environmental Programs and Solid and Hazardous Waste Commission
Contact Telephone 303-692-3467
Contact email brandy.valdezmurphy@state.co.us

Adopted rule

Adopted Rules AdoptedRules02016-00511.rtf
Redline Redline2016-00511.pdf
Adopted Date 11/15/2016
AGO requested date 11/16/2016
Attorney General Opinion 11/29/2016
Colorado Register publication date 12/10/2016
Effective Date 12/30/2016
Inserted into CCR 12/15/2016