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Proposed Water Quality Standards (WQS) Rule Changes (12/13/06)

  • The Department of Environmental Conservation has proposed a number of amendments to its Part 700 rules governing water quality standards in the December 13 State Register. DEC's summary of the rulemaking, and the complete text, are provided in pdf format below. The complete proposal, including a regulatory impact statement, is available on-line at: www.dos.state.ny.us/info/register/2006/dec13/pdfs/Rules.pdf (see pp. 7 to 11).
    A summary of the rule, and the rule text, is also provided below in PDF format.

PART 375

Chemical Facility Security

NYS OHS Proposed Hazardous Chemical List