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EPA-Approved Northern Sonoma County Air District Regulations in the California SIP

The following document and tables contain the EPA approved rules and regulations for the Northern Sonoma County Air Pollution Control District (APCD) portion of the California State Implementation Plan (SIP). EPA's Pacific Southwest Office maintains these tables, and will update them to reflect any changes the official tables codified in the Code of Federal Regulations.

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Compiled Rules and Regulations

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Tables of Rules and Regulations

Regulation 1-1: General Provisions

Rule Number and Title Adoption Date Submittal EPA Action Date FR Citation
100 Title 2/22/1984 10/16/1985 4/17/1987 52 FR 12523
110 Purpose   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249
120 Administration 2/22/1984 10/16/1985 4/17/1987 52 FR 12523
130 Definitions 5/3/2017 6/12/2017 7/24/2018 83 FR 34949
150 Public Records   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249
160 Ambient Air Quality Standards   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249
190 Validity   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249

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Regulation 1-2: Permits

Rule Number and Title Adoption Date Submittal EPA Action Date FR Citation
011 Exemptions   6/30/1972 9/22/1972 37 FR 19812
014 Cancellation of Applications   6/30/1972 9/22/1972 37 FR 19812
200 Permit Requirements 11/14/2014 12/11/2014 10/6/2016 81 FR 69390
210 Environmental Assessment   8/6/1982 7/31/1985 50 FR 30943
220 New Source Review Standards 5/3/2017 6/12/2017 7/24/2018 83 FR 34949
230 Action on Applications 5/3/2017 6/12/2017 7/24/2018 83 FR 34949
240 Permit to Operate 2/22/1984 10/16/1985 10/6/2016 81 FR 69390

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Regulation 1-4: Prohibitions

Rule Number and Title Adoption Date Submittal EPA Action Date FR Citation
052 Nuisance    6/30/1972 9/22/1972 37 FR 19812
058 Disposal of Solid and Liquid Wastes   6/30/1972 9/22/1972 37 FR 19812
061 Organic Liquid Loading   6/30/1972 9/22/1972 37 FR 19812
065 Fuel Burning Equipment   6/30/1972 9/22/1972 37 FR 19812
066 Fuel Burning Equipment-Combustion Contaminants   6/30/1972 9/22/1972 37 FR 19812
068 Emission Control for Used Motor Vehicles   6/30/1972 9/22/1972 37 FR 19812
400b General Limitations   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249
410 Visible Emissions   5/7/1979 10/31/1980 45 FR 72148
420 Particulate Matter   5/7/1979 10/31/1980 45 FR 72148
430 Fugitive Dust Emissions   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249
440 Sulfur Oxide Emissions   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249
455 Geothermal Emission Standards   10/13/1977 12/21/1978 43 FR 59489
470 Reduction of Animal Matter   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249
480 Orchard, Vineyard and Citrus   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249
482 Petroleum Loading and Storage   11/10/1976 8/16/1978 43 FR 36249

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Regulation 1-5: Enforcement and Penalty Actions

Rule Number and Title Adoption Date Submittal EPA Action Date FR Citation
540 Equipment Breakdown   5/7/1979 10/31/1980 45 FR 72148

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Regulation 1-6: Hearing Board and Variance Procedures

Rule Number and Title Adoption Date Submittal EPA Action Date FR Citation
Appendix D Continuous Monitoring   11/4/1977 12/21/1978 43 FR 59489

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Regulation 2-1: Open Burning General Provisions

Rule Number and Title Adoption Date Submittal EPA Action Date FR Citation
100 Scope and Policy   3/23/1981 4/13/1982 47 FR 15785
120 Definitions   3/23/1981 4/13/1982 47 FR 15785
140 Allowable Open Burning   3/23/1981 4/13/1982 47 FR 15785

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Regulation 2-2: Burning Approval Procedures; Open Burning

Rule Number and Title Adoption Date Submittal EPA Action Date FR Citation
ARTICLE 2 - APPLICATION FOR BUILDING PERMIT        
200 Classifications of Open Burning   3/23/1981 4/13/1982 47 FR 15785
220 Notification of Burning Conditions and Forecasts   3/23/1981 4/13/1982 47 FR 15785
240 Burning Permits and Reports   3/23/1981 4/13/1982 47 FR 15785
260 Exclusions (b)   8/6/1982 7/31/1985 50 FR 30943

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Regulation 2-3: Limitations & Enforcement; Open Burning

Rule Number and Title Adoption Date Submittal EPA Action Date FR Citation
300 Burning Preparation and Restrictions   3/23/1981 4/13/1982 47 FR 15785
320 Enforcement   3/23/1981 4/13/1982 47 FR 15785
Appendix A Humboldt Bay Air Basin 2/22/1984 10/16/1985 6/3/1999 64 FR 29790
Appendix B Ukiah - Little Lake Air Basin 2/22/1984 10/16/1985 6/3/1999 64 FR 29790

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