California Code of Regulations
Title 14 - Natural Resources
Division 7 - Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Chapter 3 - Minimum Standards for Solid Waste Handling and Disposal
Article 5.95 - Construction and Demolition Waste and Inert Debris Disposal Regulatory Requirements
Section 17387 - Authority and Scope

Universal Citation: 14 CA Code of Regs 17387

Current through Register 2023 Notice Reg. No. 52, December 29, 2023

(a) Article 5.95 sets forth permitting requirements, tier requirements, and minimum operating standards for operations and facilities that dispose construction and demolition (C&D) waste and inert debris. This Article is not applicable to operations and facilities that are wholly governed in regulations elsewhere in this Chapter or Title 27.

(b) This Article is adopted pursuant to and for the purpose of implementing the California Integrated Waste Management Act of 1989 (Act) commencing with Section 40000 of the Public Resources Code (PRC), as amended. These regulations should be read together with the Act.

(c) Nothing in this Article limits or restricts the power of any Federal, State, or local agency to enforce any provision of law that it is authorized or required to enforce or administer, nor to limit or restrict local governments from promulgating laws which are as strict or stricter than the regulations contained in this Article. However, no local government may promulgate laws which are inconsistent with the provisions of this Article.

(d) No provision in this Article shall be construed as relieving any owner or operator from obtaining all required permits, licenses, or other clearances and complying with all orders, laws, regulations, reports, or other requirements of other regulatory or enforcement agencies, including, but not limited to, local health agencies, Regional Water Quality Control Boards, Department of Toxic Substances Control, air quality management districts or air pollution control districts, local land use authorities, and fire authorities.

1. New article 5.95 (sections 17387-17390) and section filed 12-26-2003; operative 2-24-2004 (Register 2003, No. 52).
2. Editorial correction of HISTORY 1 (Register 2004, No. 2).

Note: Authority cited: Sections 40502, 43020, 43021 and 48007.5, Public Resources Code. Reference: Sections 40053, 43020, 43021 and 48007.5, Public Resources Code.

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