A Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources

Proposed Rules

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division proposes new rules and changes to existing rules, which must be presented to the Board of Natural Resources for consideration. The following table contains the proposed changes/new rule and associated dates. The proposed rulemaking and related materials will remain on this page for at least 60 days following final Board action.

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Environmental Rule Public Hearing Date(s) Due Date for Public Comments Board Action Date Final Board
Action
Response 
to Comments
Chapter 391-3-20 Rules for Enhanced Inspection and Maintenance Oct 3, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 Oct 26, 2016 Adopted Response to Comments
Chapter 391-3-1 Rules for Air Quality Control Oct 3, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 Oct 26, 2016 Adopted Response to Comments
Chapter 391-3-4 Rules for Solid Waste Management

July 27, 2016

Aug 4, 2016

Aug 10, 2016 Oct 26, 2016 Adopted Response to Comments
Chapter 391-3-1 Rules for Air Quality Control Aug 3, 2016 Aug 5, 2016 To Be Renoticed   Response to Comments
Chapter 391-3-4 Rules for Solid Waste Management July 7, 2016 July 22, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 Adopted  
Chapter 391-3-8 Rules for Dam Safety July 7, 2016 July 14, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 Adopted  
Chapter 391-3-1 Rules for Air Quality Control May 26, 2016 June 3, 2016 June 29, 2016 Adopted No Comments Received
Chapter 391-3-5 Rules for Safe Drinking Water May 17, 2016 May 26, 2016 June 29, 2016 Adopted No Comments Received
Chapter 391-3-1 Rules for Air Quality Control May 10, 2016 May 20, 2016 June 29, 2016 Adopted No Comments Received
Chapter 391-3-17 Rules for Radioactive Materials Mar 31, 2016 Apr 5, 2016 Apr 27, 2016 Adopted No Comments Received
Chapter 391-3-11 Rules for Hazardous Waste Management Mar 31, 2016 Apr 29, 2016 May 24, 2016 Adopted Response to Comments
Chapter 391-3-7 Rules for Erosion and Sedimentation Control Dec 2, 2015 Dec 9, 2015 Jan 29, 2016 Adopted Response to Comments
Chapter 391-3-5 Rules for Safe Drinking Water Oct 13, 2015 Oct 23, 2015 Dec 1, 2015 Adopted No Comments Received
Chapter 391-3-1 Rules for Air Quality Control Sep 29, 2015 Oct 5, 2015 Oct 28, 2015 Adopted No Comments Received
Chapter 391-3-8 Rules for Dam Safety Sep 9, 2015 Sep 24, 2015 Oct 28, 2015 To Be Renoticed Response to Comments
Chapter 391-3-4 Rules for Solid Waste Management July 23, 2015 July 28, 2015 Aug 26, 2015 Adopted Response to Comments
Chapter 391-3-6 Rules for Water Quality Control Jun 26, 2015 Jun 26, 2015 Aug 26, 2015 Adopted Response to Comments
Chapter 391-3-25 Rules for Low Emission Vehicle Certification May 22, 2015 May 29, 2015 Jun 24, 2015 Adopted No Comments Received
Chapter 391-3-4 Rules for Solid Waste Management May 12, 2015 May 15, 2015 To Be Renoticed   Response to Comments
NEW Chapter 391-3-33 Rules for Public Water Systems to Improve Water Supply Efficiency May 5, 2015 May 13, 2015 Jun 24, 2015 Adopted Response to Comments
391-3-30 Rules for Outdoor Water Use; 391-3-2 Rules for Groundwater Use; 391-3-6 Rules for Water Quality Control May 5, 2015 May 13, 2015 Jun 24, 2015 Adopted Response to Comments
391-3-1 Rules for Air Quality Control May 12, 2015 May 13, 2015 Jun 24, 2015 Adopted No Comments Received
391-3-1 Rules for Air Quality Control Apr 28, 2015 Apr 28, 2015 May 20, 2015 Adopted No Comments Received
391-3-17 Rules for Radioactive Materials Dec 4, 2014 Dec 8, 2014 Jan 13, 2015 Adopted No Comments Received