Utah: Final Authorization of State Hazardous Waste Management Program Revision, 12340-12341 [E8-4253]

Download as PDF rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with PROPOSALS 12340 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 46 / Friday, March 7, 2008 / Proposed Rules (B) Any part of the CAFO’s production area that is not addressed by paragraph (h)(2)(i)(A) of this section is designed, constructed, operated, and maintained such that there will be no discharge of manure, litter, or process wastewater; and (C) The CAFO implements the additional measures set forth in 40 CFR 412.37(a) and (b); and (ii) The CAFO maintains on site and implements an up-to-date nutrient management plan that addresses, at a minimum, the elements of § 122.42(e)(1)(i) through (ix) and 40 CFR 412.37(c), and that includes all land application areas under the control of the CAFO where the CAFO will landapply manure, litter, or process wastewater, and that includes all operation and maintenance practices necessary to ensure that the CAFO will not discharge. (3) Submission to the Director. In order to certify that a CAFO does not discharge or propose to discharge, the CAFO owner or operator must complete and submit to the Director, by certified mail or equivalent method of documentation, a certification that includes, at a minimum, the following information: (i) The legal name, address and phone number of the CAFO owner or operator (see ¶122.21(b)); (ii) The CAFO name and address, the county name and the latitude and longitude where the CAFO is located; (iii) A statement that describes the manner in which the CAFO satisfies the eligibility requirements identified in paragraph (h)(2) of this section; and (iv) The following certification statement: ‘‘I certify under penalty of law that I am the owner or operator of a concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO), identified as [Name of CAFO], and that said CAFO meets the requirements of 40 CFR 122.23(h). I have read and understand the eligibility requirements of 40 CFR 122.23(h)(2) for certifying that a CAFO does not discharge or propose to discharge and further certify that this CAFO satisfies the eligibility requirements. As part of this certification, I am including the information required by 40 CFR 122.23(h)(3). I also understand the conditions set forth in 40 CFR 122.23(h)(5) regarding loss of certification. I certify under penalty of law that this document and all other documents required for this certification were prepared under my direction or supervision and that qualified personnel properly gathered and evaluated the information submitted. Based upon my inquiry of the person or persons directly involved in gathering and evaluating the VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:21 Mar 06, 2008 Jkt 214001 information, the information submitted is to the best of my knowledge and belief true, accurate and complete. I am aware there are significant penalties for submitting false information, including the possibility of fine and imprisonment for knowing violations.’’; and (v) The certification must be signed in accordance with the signatory requirements of 40 CFR 122.22. (4) Term of Certification. Certification shall be effective for five years from the date on which it is submitted or until the certification is no longer valid or is withdrawn, whichever occurs first. A certification is no longer valid when a discharge has occurred or when the CAFO ceases to meet the eligibility criteria in paragraph (h)(2) of this section. (5) Withdrawal of Certification; Recertification. (i) At any time, a CAFO may withdraw its certification by notifying the Director by certified mail or equivalent method of documentation. A certification is withdrawn on the date the notification is submitted to the Director. The CAFO does not need to specify any reason for the withdrawal in its notification to the Director. (ii) If a certification becomes invalid in accordance with paragraph (h)(4) of this section, the CAFO must withdraw its certification within three days of the date on which the CAFO’s certification becomes invalid. Such a CAFO remains subject to the requirement under paragraph (d) of this section to seek permit coverage if it discharges or proposes to discharge. (iii) A previously certified CAFO may re-certify in accordance with paragraph (h) of this section, provided the following additional criteria are met if the previous certification was invalidated due to an actual discharge from the CAFO: (A) The owner or operator modifies the CAFO’s design, construction, operation, and/or maintenance as necessary to permanently address the cause of the discharge and ensure that no discharge from this cause occurs in the future; and (B) In addition to the certification submission requirements provided in paragraph (h)(3) of this section, the CAFO submits to the Director a description of the discharge, including the date, time, cause, duration, and approximate volume of the discharge, and a detailed explanation of the steps taken by the CAFO to permanently address the cause of the discharge. [FR Doc. E8–4504 Filed 3–6–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY 40 CFR Part 271 [EPA–R08–RCRA–2006–0127; FRL–8538–2] Utah: Final Authorization of State Hazardous Waste Management Program Revision Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Proposed rule. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Utah has applied to EPA for final authorization of the changes to its hazardous waste program under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). The EPA proposes to grant final authorization to the hazardous waste program changes submitted by Utah. In the ‘‘Rules and Regulations’’ section of this Federal Register, EPA is authorizing the State’s program changes as an immediate final rule. EPA did not make a proposal prior to the immediate final rule because we believe these actions are not controversial and do not expect comments to oppose them. We have explained the reasons for this authorization in the preamble to the immediate final rule. Unless we get written comments opposing this authorization during the comment period, the immediate final rule will become effective and the Agency will not take further action on this proposal. If we receive comments that oppose these actions, we will publish a document in the Federal Register withdrawing this rule before it takes effect. EPA will then address public comments in a later final rule based on this proposal. Any parties interested in commenting on these actions must do so at this time. EPA may not provide further opportunity for comment. DATES: Comments must be received on or before April 7, 2008. ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by Docket ID No. EPA–R08– RCRA–2006–0127, by one of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the on-line instructions for submitting comments. • E-mail: daly.carl@epa.gov. • Fax: (303) 312–6341. • Mail: Send written comments to Carl Daly, Solid and Hazardous Waste Program, EPA Region 8, Mailcode 8P– HW, 1595 Wynkoop Street, Denver, Colorado 80202–1129. • Hand Delivery or Courier: Deliver your comments to Carl Daly, Solid and Hazardous Waste Program, EPA Region 8, Mailcode 8P–HW, 1595 Wynkoop E:\FR\FM\07MRP1.SGM 07MRP1 rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with PROPOSALS Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 46 / Friday, March 7, 2008 / Proposed Rules Street, Denver, Colorado 80202–1129. Such deliveries are only accepted during the Regional Office’s normal hours of operation. The public is advised to call in advance to verify the business hours. Special arrangements should be made for deliveries of boxed information. Instructions: Direct your comments to Docket ID No. EPA–R08–RCRA–2006– 0127. EPA’s policy is that all comments received will be included in the public docket without change, including any personal information provided, unless the comment includes information claimed to be Confidential Business Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Do not submit information that you consider to be CBI or otherwise protected through http:// www.regulations.gov, or e-mail. The federal Web site http:// www.regulations.gov is an ‘‘anonymous access’’ system, which means EPA will not know your identity or contact information unless you provide it in the body of your comment. If you send an e-mail comment directly to EPA without going through http:// www.regulations.gov, your e-mail address will be automatically captured and included as part of the comment that is placed in the public docket and made available on the Internet. If you submit an electronic comment, EPA recommends that you include your name and other contact information in the body of your comment and with any disk or CD–ROM you submit. If EPA cannot read your comment due to technical difficulties, and cannot contact you for clarification, EPA may not be able to consider your comment. Electronic files should avoid the use of special characters or any form of encryption, and be free of any defects or viruses. For additional information about EPA’s public docket, visit the EPA Docket Center homepage at http:// www.epa.gov/epahome/dockets.htm. Docket: All documents in the docket are listed in the http:// www.regulations.gov index. Although listed in the index, some information may not be publicly available, e.g., CBI or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Certain other material, such as copyrighted material, will be publicly available only in hard copy. Publicly available docket materials are available either electronically through www.regulations.gov or in hard copy at: EPA Region 8, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 1595 Wynkoop Street, Denver, Colorado, contact: Carl Daly, phone number (303) 312–6416, or the Utah Department of Environmental Quality VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:21 Mar 06, 2008 Jkt 214001 (UDEQ), from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 288 North 1460 West, Salt Lake City, Utah 84114–4880, contact: Susan Toronto, phone number (801) 538–6776. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carl Daly, Solid and Hazardous Waste Program, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 8, 1595 Wynkoop Street, Denver, Colorado 80202, (303) 312–6416, daly.carl@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: For additional information, please see the immediate final rule published in the ‘‘Rules and Regulations’’ section of this Federal Register. Dated: February 22, 2008. Robert E. Roberts, Regional Administrator, Region 8. [FR Doc. E8–4253 Filed 3–6–08; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES 45 CFR Part 95 RIN 0970–AC33 State Systems Advance Planning Document (APD) Process Administration for Children and Families, HHS. ACTION: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Advance Planning Document (APD) process governs the procedure by which States obtain approval for Federal financial participation in the cost of acquiring automated data processing equipment and services. This NPRM reduces the submission requirements for lower-risk information technology (IT) projects and procurements and increases oversight over higher-risk IT projects and procurements by making technical changes, conforming changes and substantive revisions in the documentation required to be submitted by States, counties, and territories for approval of their Information Technology plans and acquisition documents. Consideration will be given to comments received by May 6, 2008. ADDRESSES: Send comments to: Office of Child Support Enforcement, Administration for Children and Families, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., 4th floor, Washington, DC 20447. Attention: Director, Division of State and Tribal Systems; Mail Stop: ACF/ OCSE/DSTS 4th floor West. Comments will be available for public inspection Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the 4th floor of the DATES: Frm 00043 Fmt 4702 Department’s offices at the above address. In addition, a copy of this regulation may be downloaded from www.regulations.gov. You may transmit written comments electronically via the Internet. To transmit comments electronically, via the Internet go to http://regulations.acf.hhs.gov and follow any instructions provided. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robin Rushton, Director, Division of State and Tribal Systems, Office of Child Support Enforcement, (202) 690– 1244. E-mail: Robin.Rushton@acf.hhs.gov. Do not email comments on the Proposed Rule to this address. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Statutory Authority BILLING CODE 6560–50–P PO 00000 12341 Sfmt 4702 This notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) is published under the general authority of 5 U.S.C. 301, 42 U.S.C. 622(b), 629b(a), 652(a), 652(d) 654A, 671(a), 1302, and 1396a(a) of the Act. The notice of proposed rulemaking is published under the authority granted to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, (the Secretary) by Section 1102 of the Social Security Act (the Act), 42 U.S.C. 1302. This section authorizes the Secretary to publish regulations that may be necessary for the efficient administration of the functions for which he is responsible under the Act. II. Background State public assistance agencies acquire automated data processing (ADP) equipment and services for computer operations that support the Child Support Enforcement, Medicaid, Child Welfare, Foster Care and Adoption Assistance programs. Prior to the enactment of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Act of 1996 (PRWORA), the Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) and Job Opportunities and Basic Skills (JOBS) programs were also covered by these rules. The references to these programs are being deleted from the rules. Additionally, the reference to the Office of Refugee Resettlement is no longer necessary, since the State Legalization Impact Assistance Grants program, which was subject to these regulations, was a time-limited program that has expired. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) provides national leadership and direction in planning, managing, and coordinating the nationwide administration and financing of these comprehensive State systems to support programs for children and families—to E:\FR\FM\07MRP1.SGM 07MRP1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 46 (Friday, March 7, 2008)]
[Proposed Rules]
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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

40 CFR Part 271

[EPA-R08-RCRA-2006-0127; FRL-8538-2]


Utah: Final Authorization of State Hazardous Waste Management 
Program Revision

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Proposed rule.

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SUMMARY: Utah has applied to EPA for final authorization of the changes 
to its hazardous waste program under the Resource Conservation and 
Recovery Act (RCRA). The EPA proposes to grant final authorization to 
the hazardous waste program changes submitted by Utah. In the ``Rules 
and Regulations'' section of this Federal Register, EPA is authorizing 
the State's program changes as an immediate final rule. EPA did not 
make a proposal prior to the immediate final rule because we believe 
these actions are not controversial and do not expect comments to 
oppose them. We have explained the reasons for this authorization in 
the preamble to the immediate final rule. Unless we get written 
comments opposing this authorization during the comment period, the 
immediate final rule will become effective and the Agency will not take 
further action on this proposal. If we receive comments that oppose 
these actions, we will publish a document in the Federal Register 
withdrawing this rule before it takes effect. EPA will then address 
public comments in a later final rule based on this proposal. Any 
parties interested in commenting on these actions must do so at this 
time. EPA may not provide further opportunity for comment.

DATES: Comments must be received on or before April 7, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by Docket ID No. EPA-R08-
RCRA-2006-0127, by one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov.
    Follow the on-line instructions for submitting comments.
     E-mail: daly.carl@epa.gov.
     Fax: (303) 312-6341.
     Mail: Send written comments to Carl Daly, Solid and 
Hazardous Waste Program, EPA Region 8, Mailcode 8P-HW, 1595 Wynkoop 
Street, Denver, Colorado 80202-1129.
     Hand Delivery or Courier: Deliver your comments to Carl 
Daly, Solid and Hazardous Waste Program, EPA Region 8, Mailcode 8P-HW, 
1595 Wynkoop

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Street, Denver, Colorado 80202-1129. Such deliveries are only accepted 
during the Regional Office's normal hours of operation. The public is 
advised to call in advance to verify the business hours. Special 
arrangements should be made for deliveries of boxed information.
    Instructions: Direct your comments to Docket ID No. EPA-R08-RCRA-
2006-0127. EPA's policy is that all comments received will be included 
in the public docket without change, including any personal information 
provided, unless the comment includes information claimed to be 
Confidential Business Information (CBI) or other information whose 
disclosure is restricted by statute. Do not submit information that you 
consider to be CBI or otherwise protected through http://
www.regulations.gov, or e-mail. The federal Web site http://
www.regulations.gov is an ``anonymous access'' system, which means EPA 
will not know your identity or contact information unless you provide 
it in the body of your comment. If you send an e-mail comment directly 
to EPA without going through http://www.regulations.gov, your e-mail 
address will be automatically captured and included as part of the 
comment that is placed in the public docket and made available on the 
Internet. If you submit an electronic comment, EPA recommends that you 
include your name and other contact information in the body of your 
comment and with any disk or CD-ROM you submit. If EPA cannot read your 
comment due to technical difficulties, and cannot contact you for 
clarification, EPA may not be able to consider your comment. Electronic 
files should avoid the use of special characters or any form of 
encryption, and be free of any defects or viruses. For additional 
information about EPA's public docket, visit the EPA Docket Center 
homepage at http://www.epa.gov/epahome/dockets.htm.
    Docket: All documents in the docket are listed in the http://
www.regulations.gov index. Although listed in the index, some 
information may not be publicly available, e.g., CBI or other 
information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Certain other 
material, such as copyrighted material, will be publicly available only 
in hard copy. Publicly available docket materials are available either 
electronically through www.regulations.gov or in hard copy at: EPA 
Region 8, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 1595 Wynkoop Street, Denver, Colorado, 
contact: Carl Daly, phone number (303) 312-6416, or the Utah Department 
of Environmental Quality (UDEQ), from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 288 North 1460 
West, Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4880, contact: Susan Toronto, phone 
number (801) 538-6776.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carl Daly, Solid and Hazardous Waste 
Program, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 8, 1595 Wynkoop 
Street, Denver, Colorado 80202, (303) 312-6416, daly.carl@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: For additional information, please see the 
immediate final rule published in the ``Rules and Regulations'' section 
of this Federal Register.

    Dated: February 22, 2008.
Robert E. Roberts,
Regional Administrator, Region 8.
[FR Doc. E8-4253 Filed 3-6-08; 8:45 am]
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