Approval and Promulgation of Air Quality Implementation Plans; Texas; Repeal of Lead Emission Rules for Stationary Sources in El Paso and Dallas County, 73872 [2014-29144]

Download as PDF 73872 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 239 / Friday, December 12, 2014 / Proposed Rules Dated: December 9, 2014. Jacqueline C. Charlesworth, General Counsel and Associate Register of Copyrights. [FR Doc. 2014–29237 Filed 12–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 1410–30–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY 40 CFR Part 52 [EPA–R06–OAR–2005–TX–0002; FRL–9920– 33–Region 6] Approval and Promulgation of Air Quality Implementation Plans; Texas; Repeal of Lead Emission Rules for Stationary Sources in El Paso and Dallas County will be withdrawn and all public comments received will be addressed in a subsequent final rule based on this proposed rule. EPA will not institute a second comment period. Any parties interested in commenting on this action should do so at this time. For additional information, see the direct final rule which is located in the rules section of this Federal Register and the electronic docket found in the www.regulations.gov Web site (Docket ID No. EPA–R06–OAR–2005–TX–0002). Dated: November 19, 2014. Ron Curry, Regional Administrator, Region 6. [FR Doc. 2014–29144 Filed 12–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Proposed rule. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to approve a revision to the State Implementation Plan (SIP) for Texas which repeals lead emission rules which cover stationary sources in El Paso and Dallas county that are no longer in existence. This action is being taken under section 110(k) and part D of the Clean Air Act. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before January 12, 2015. ADDRESSES: Comments may be mailed to Mr. Guy Donaldson, Chief, Air Planning Section (6PD–L), Environmental Protection Agency, 1445 Ross Avenue, Suite 1200, Dallas, Texas 75202–2733. Comments may also be submitted electronically or through hand delivery/ courier by following the detailed instructions in the ADDRESSES section of the direct final rule located in the rules section of this Federal Register. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kenneth W. Boyce, (214) 665–7259, boyce.kenneth@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In the final rules section of this Federal Register, EPA is approving the State’s SIP submittal repealing lead emission rules which cover stationary sources that are no longer operating in both El Paso County and Dallas County. We are taking this action as a direct final rule without prior proposal because the Agency views this as a noncontroversial action and anticipates no adverse comments. A detailed rationale for the proposed approval is set forth in the direct final rule. If no relevant adverse comments are received in response to this action no further activity is contemplated. If EPA receives relevant adverse comments, the direct final rule [EPA–HQ–OAR–2012–0522; FRL–9920–39– OAR] AGENCY: rljohnson on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with PROPOSALS SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:41 Dec 11, 2014 Jkt 235001 40 CFR Parts 60 and 63 RIN 2060–AQ20 Phosphoric Acid Manufacturing and Phosphate Fertilizer Production RTR and Standards of Performance for Phosphate Processing; Extension of Comment Period Environmental Protection Agency. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking; extension of public comment period. AGENCY: On November 7, 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed amendments to the national emission standards for hazardous air pollutants for Phosphoric Acid Manufacturing and Phosphate Fertilizer Production source categories and to new source performance standards for several phosphate processing categories. The EPA is extending the deadline for written comments on the proposed amendments by 30 days to January 21, 2015. The EPA received requests for an extension from The Fertilizer Institute, several phosphate facilities and a testing company that supports the industry. The Fertilizer Institute has requested the extension in order to allow more time to review the proposed rule and associated emissions data, risk assessment and technology review. DATES: Comments. The public comment period for the proposed rule published in the Federal Register on November 7, 2014, (79 FR 66512) is being extended for 30 days to January 21, 2015. ADDRESSES: Comments. Written comments on the proposed rule may be submitted to the EPA electronically, by SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 9990 mail, by facsimile or through hand delivery/courier. Please refer to the proposal for the addresses and detailed instructions. Docket. The EPA has established a docket for this rulemaking under Docket ID Number EPA–HQ–OAR–2012–0522. All documents in the docket are listed in the http://www.regulations.gov index. Although listed in the index, some information is not publicly available, e.g., confidential business information or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Certain other material, such as copyrighted material, is not placed on the Internet and will be publicly available only in hard copy. Publicly available docket materials are available either electronically in http:// www.regulations.gov or in hard copy at the EPA Docket Center, Room 3334, EPA WJC West Building, 1301 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC. The Public Reading Room is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The telephone number for the Public Reading Room is (202) 566–1744, and the telephone number for the EPA Docket Center is (202) 566–1742. World Wide Web. The EPA Web site for this rulemaking is at http:// www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/phosph/ phosphpg.html. Ms. Tina Ndoh, Sector Policies and Programs Division (D243–02), Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711; telephone number: (919) 541– 2750; fax number: (919) 541–5450; and email address: Ndoh.Tina@epa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Comment Period After considering requests received from industry to extend the public comment period, the EPA has decided to extend the public comment period for an additional 30 days. Therefore, the public comment period will end on January 21, 2015, rather than December 22, 2014. This extension will help ensure that the public has sufficient time to review the proposed rule and the supporting technical documents and data available in the docket. Dated: December 5, 2014. Mary E. Henigin, Acting Director, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards. [FR Doc. 2014–29193 Filed 12–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P E:\FR\FM\12DEP1.SGM 12DEP1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 239 (Friday, December 12, 2014)]
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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

40 CFR Part 52

[EPA-R06-OAR-2005-TX-0002; FRL-9920-33-Region 6]


Approval and Promulgation of Air Quality Implementation Plans; 
Texas; Repeal of Lead Emission Rules for Stationary Sources in El Paso 
and Dallas County

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Proposed rule.

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SUMMARY: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to 
approve a revision to the State Implementation Plan (SIP) for Texas 
which repeals lead emission rules which cover stationary sources in El 
Paso and Dallas county that are no longer in existence. This action is 
being taken under section 110(k) and part D of the Clean Air Act.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before January 12, 
2015.

ADDRESSES: Comments may be mailed to Mr. Guy Donaldson, Chief, Air 
Planning Section (6PD-L), Environmental Protection Agency, 1445 Ross 
Avenue, Suite 1200, Dallas, Texas 75202-2733. Comments may also be 
submitted electronically or through hand delivery/courier by following 
the detailed instructions in the ADDRESSES section of the direct final 
rule located in the rules section of this Federal Register.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kenneth W. Boyce, (214) 665-7259, 
boyce.kenneth@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In the final rules section of this Federal 
Register, EPA is approving the State's SIP submittal repealing lead 
emission rules which cover stationary sources that are no longer 
operating in both El Paso County and Dallas County. We are taking this 
action as a direct final rule without prior proposal because the Agency 
views this as a noncontroversial action and anticipates no adverse 
comments. A detailed rationale for the proposed approval is set forth 
in the direct final rule. If no relevant adverse comments are received 
in response to this action no further activity is contemplated. If EPA 
receives relevant adverse comments, the direct final rule will be 
withdrawn and all public comments received will be addressed in a 
subsequent final rule based on this proposed rule. EPA will not 
institute a second comment period. Any parties interested in commenting 
on this action should do so at this time.
    For additional information, see the direct final rule which is 
located in the rules section of this Federal Register and the 
electronic docket found in the www.regulations.gov Web site (Docket ID 
No. EPA-R06-OAR-2005-TX-0002).

    Dated: November 19, 2014.
Ron Curry,
Regional Administrator, Region 6.
[FR Doc. 2014-29144 Filed 12-11-14; 8:45 am]
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