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Serving: Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and 66 Tribal Nations

TEXAS AUTHORIZATION RECORDS

SUMMARY OF KEY RULES INCLUDED IN PROGRAM REVISION APPLICATIONS

The EPA RCRA State Authorization Website provides a detailed list of
Authorization Activity for Texas (PDF) (21 pgs, 80k)
BASE PROGRAM

12/12/84 FR Notice
(49 FR 48300) (PDF)

(6 pgs, 2.9M)
The initial final authorization for Texas published on December 12, 1984 and February 26, 1985 includes the State's authorization for the Federal program as in effect June 5, 1984 (i.e., through Revision Checklist 8). The State's program was re-authorized in an FR notice published on January 31, 1986 because of the reorganization of the State's agencies responsible for the hazardous waste program. Subsequently, Texas completely reorganized and renumbered its regulations. The renumbered regulations were authorized in a Federal Register notice published on December 18, 1986. The Texas Base Program includes identification and listing, characteristics of hazardous waste, generator requirements, transporter requirements, facility requirements, interim status requirements, permitting requirements, biennial report, manifest.
PROGRAM REVISION 1
Checklists 12 and 13


12/18/86 FR Notice
(51 FR 45320) (PDF)

(2 pgs, 2M)
The program revision includes rules addressing satellite accumulation, definition of solid waste.
PROGRAM REVISION 2
MW and Revision Checklists 9, 10, 11, 15, 24, 26


3/1/90 FR Notice
(55 FR 7318) (PDF)

(3 pgs, 674k)
The program revision includes rules addressing radioactive mixed waste, household waste, interim status, financial assurance, identification and listing.
PROGRAM REVISION 3
Non-HSWA III & HSWA I


5/24/90 FR Notice
(55 FR 21383) (PDF)

(5 pgs, 1M)
The program revision includes rules addressing hazardous waste listings, HSWA codification rule, small quantity generators, household waste, corrective action, omnibus provision, exports, financial assurance/liability, tank systems, biennial report, exports, land disposal restrictions (LDR), waste minimization, corrective action, permit requirements, changes to permit requirements.
PROGRAM REVISION 4
Revision Checklist 74


8/22/91 FR Notice
(56 FR 41626) (PDF)

(3 pgs, 858k)
The program revision includes rules addressing toxicity characteristics.
PROGRAM REVISION 5
Non-HSWA IV


10/5/92 FR Notice
(57 FR 45719) (PDF)

(3 pgs, 1M)

The program revision includes rules addressing identification and listings, financial assurance/liability requirements, miscellaneous units.

PROGRAM REVISION 6
Non-HSWA V & VI, HSWA II


4/11/94 FR Notice
(59 FR 16987) (PDF)

(5 pgs, 1.1M)

The program revision includes rules addressing financial assurance, land disposal restrictions (third third), small quantity generators, corrective action, permit requirements, tank system, identification and listing, mining waste, organic air emission standards.

PROGRAM REVISION 7
RCRA I


4/12/94 FR Notice
(59 FR 17273) (PDF)

(3 pgs, 932k)

The program revision includes rules addressing identification and listing of hazardous waste, wood preserving, boilers and industrial furnaces (BIFs), land disposal restrictions (third-third scheduled wastes), organic air emissions standards, mining exclusion.

PROGRAM REVISION 8
RCRA II - IV


9/12/97 FR Notice
(62 FR 47947) (PDF)

(8 pgs, 2M)

The program revision includes rules addressing wood preserving, boilers and industrial furnace (BIFs), exports, land disposal restrictions (LDR), interim status. hazardous debris, identification and listing, recycled used oil, financial assurance, liability requirements, wood preserving, corrective action management units and temporary units (CAMU and TU), testing and monitoring.

PROGRAM REVISION 9
RCRA V


8/18/99 FR Notice
(64 FR 44836) (PDF)

(6 pgs, 1.4M)

The program revision includes rules addressing identification and listing, land disposal restrictions, LDR Phase II, testing and monitoring, universal waste.

PROGRAM REVISION 10
RCRA VI


7/13/00 FR Notice
(65 FR 43246) (PDF)

(6 pgs, 1.1M)

The program revision includes rules addressing liquids in landfill, RCRA expanded public participation, land disposal restrictions (Phase III).

PROGRAM REVISION 11
RCRA VII through X


6/14/05 FR Notice
(70 FR 31371) (PDF)

(10 pgs, 79k)

The program revision includes rules addressing organic air emission standards for tanks, surface impoundments and containers, land disposal restrictions (Phase III), LDR Phase IV, military munitions, Bevill exclusion, wood preserving, recycled used oil, hazardous waste listings and exclusions, mixture and derived-from rule, testing and monitoring, HWIR media, universal waste (lamp), NESHAPS (MACT rule).

PROGRAM REVISION 12
RCRA XI, XII, XIII and Checklist 206


5/13/09 FR Notice
(74 FR 22469) (PDF)

(8 pgs, 63k)

The program revision includes rules addressing NESHAPS - hazardous air pollutant standards, chlorinated aliphatics listing and LDRs, LDR Phase IV - deferral for PCBs in soil, HWIR mixture and derived-from rule, change of EPA mailing address, inorganic chemical manufacturing wastes, CAMU amendments, vacatur of mineral processing spent materials, zinc fertilizer rule, LDR treatment variance for radioactively contaminated batteries, nonwastewaters from dyes and pigments.

PROGRAM REVISION 13
RCRA XVI - XVIII and Revision Checklists 174 and 208


3/6/12 FR Notice
(77 FR 13200) (PDF)

(6 pgs, 273k)

The program revision includes rules addressing standardized permit, wastewater treatment exemptions, corrections, oil-bearing secondary materials exclusion..

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