Environmental Protection Agency April 28, 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Information Collection Activities Associated With SmartWay Transport Partnership; EPA ICR No. 2265.01, OMB Control No. 2060-NEW
Document Number: E9-9652
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-04-28
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 for a new Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). 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.
Science Advisory Board Staff Office; Notification of a Public Teleconference of the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee (CASAC) Particulate Matter Review Panel; Correction
Document Number: E9-9651
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-04-28
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB) Staff Office published a notice in the Federal Register of April 21, 2009 concerning a public teleconference of the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee (CASAC), Particulate Matter Review Panel. The notice contained an incorrect time of the teleconference.
Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans; Texas; Revisions to Particulate Matter Regulations
Document Number: E9-9539
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-04-28
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is approving State Implementation Plan (SIP) revisions for the state of Texas. These revisions revise and recodify regulations for control of particulate matter in the Texas SIP. This rulemaking action is being taken under section 110 of the Federal Clean Air Act (CAA).
New Source Performance Standards Review for Nonmetallic Mineral Processing Plants; and Amendment to Subpart UUU Applicability
Document Number: E9-9435
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-04-28
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is finalizing amendments to the Standards of Performance for Nonmetallic Mineral Processing Plant(s) (NMPP). These final amendments include revisions to the emission limits for NMPP affected facilities which commence construction, modification, or reconstruction on or after April 22, 2008. These final amendments for NMPP also include: Additional testing and monitoring requirements for affected facilities that commence construction, modification, or reconstruction on or after April 22, 2008; exemption of affected facilities that process wet material from this final rule; changes to simplify the notification requirements for all affected facilities; and changes to definitions and various clarifications. We are not taking any final action in this document regarding the amendment to the Standards of Performance for Calciners and Dryers in Mineral Industries discussed in the proposed rule.