Environmental Protection Agency January 25, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Dixie Barrel Drum Superfund Site; Knoxville, Knox County, TN; Notice of Settlements
Document Number: E8-1349
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-01-25
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Under section 122(h)(1) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), the United States Environmental Protection Agency has entered into two settlements for reimbursement of past response costs concerning the Dixie Barrel Drum Superfund Site located in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee for publication.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Coalbed Methane Extraction Sector Questionnaire (New), EPA ICR Number 2291.01, OMB Control No. 2040-NEW
Document Number: E8-1344
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-01-25
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this document announces that EPA is planning to submit a proposed Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). This is a request for a new collection. Before submitting the ICR to OMB for review and approval, EPA is soliciting comments on specific aspects of the proposed information collection as described below.
Human Studies Review Board (HSRB); Notification of a Public Teleconference To Review Its Draft Report from the October 24-26, 2007 HSRB Meeting
Document Number: E8-1327
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-01-25
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The EPA Human Studies Review Board (HSRB) announces a public teleconference meeting to discuss its draft HSRB report from the October 24-26, 2007 HSRB meeting.
State Operating Permit Programs; Ohio; Revisions to the Acid Rain Regulations
Document Number: E8-1320
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-01-25
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is taking direct final action to approve, as a revision to Ohio's operating permits program, revisions to Ohio's Acid Rain Permits and Compliance Rules found in Chapter 3745-103 of the Ohio Administrative Code (OAC). The changes made to Ohio's OAC 3745-103 Rules include rules for phase II acid rain permits and new information on items incorporated by reference. EPA granted full approval of Ohio's operating permits program on August 15, 1995, which became effective on October 1, 1995. On March 23, 2007 Ohio submitted the revised acid rain rules to EPA for approval. This Federal Register notice approves these revised acid rain rules into Ohio's Title V operating permits program.
State Operating Permits Program; Ohio; Revision to the Acid Rain Regulations
Document Number: E8-1319
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-01-25
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA proposes to approve into the Ohio operating permits program revisions submitted by the State of Ohio for the purpose of amending the Acid Rain Permits and Compliance portion of the program. The changes made to OAC 3745-103, which comprises the revisions, include rules for phase II acid rain permits and new information on items incorporated by reference.
Environmental Impact Statements; Notice of Availability
Document Number: E8-1314
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-01-25
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Facility Ground-Water Monitoring Requirements; EPA ICR No. 0959.13; OMB Control No. 2050-0033
Document Number: E8-1312
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-01-25
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this document announces that EPA is planning to submit a request to renew an existing approved Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). This ICR is scheduled to expire on May 31, 2008. Before submitting the ICR to OMB for review and approval, EPA is soliciting comments on specific aspects of the proposed information collection as described below.
Environmental Impact Statements and Regulations; Availability of EPA Comments
Document Number: E8-1310
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-01-25
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA expressed environmental objections because of potential long-term impacts to water quality and further exceedances of water quality standards in impaired water bodies under Alternatives 2 or 3. In addition, EPA suggests modifications to reduce significant impacts to drinking water and aquatic species, and believes that direct, indirect and cumulative impacts would affect waters on both BLM and non-BLM lands. Rating EO2.