Rules and Regulations for Underground Storage Facilities Used for Regulated Substances and Hazardous Materials (250-RICR-140-25-1)
|Title||250||Department of Environmental Management|
|Chapter||140||Waste and Materials Management|
|Subchapter||25||Oil & Underground Tanks|
|Part||1||Rules and Regulations for Underground Storage Facilities Used for Regulated Substances and Hazardous Materials (250-RICR-140-25-1)|
|Type of Filing||Amendment|
|Regulation Status||Proposed View Active Rule|
|Filing Notice Date||08/03/2018|
|Public Comment Dates||08/03/2018 to 09/10/2018
Regulation Authority :
R.I. Gen. Laws §§ 42-17.1-2(30), 42-17.1-2(31), R.I. Gen. Laws Chapter 46-12, and in accordance with Chapter 42-35.
Purpose and Reason :
This amendment is intended to incorporate changes in Federal law, as well as clarify and strengthen existing regulations intended to preserve, and in some cases restore, the physical, chemical, and biological integrity of the air, soils, and waters of the State. This amendment also reformats the regulation in accordance with the RICR, adds an Incorporated Materials section, merges the UST Review Board regulations into these regulations, and makes additional non-technical changes. Please note that the UST Review Board regulations are being repealed simultaneously with the amendment of these regulations.