(a)  Any expiration date on a license applies only to the above ground activities and to the authority to dispose of waste.  Failure to renew the license shall not relieve the licensee of responsibility for implementing site closure, postclosure observation, and transfer of the license to the custodial agency.  An application for renewal or an application for closure under Rule .1218 of this Section shall be filed at least 90 days prior to license expiration.

(b)  Applications for renewal of a license shall be filed in accordance with Rules .1204 through .1213 of this Section.  Applications for closure shall be filed in accordance with Rules .1211, .1212, .1213 and .1218 of this Section.

(c)  In any case in which a licensee has timely filed an application for renewal of a license, the license for continued receipt and disposal of licensed materials shall not expire until the agency has taken final action on the application for renewal.

(d)  In determining whether a license will be renewed, the agency will apply the criteria set forth in Rule .1214 of this Section.

(e)  Upon approval of an application for renewal pursuant to provisions of this Rule, the agency will issue the license renewal amendment to expire five years from the date of final agency action on the application for renewal.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 104E‑7; 104E‑10; 104E‑10.1; 104E‑18; 104E‑25;

Eff. December 1, 1987;

Transferred and Recodified from 15A NCAC 11 .1217 Eff. February 1, 2015.