15A NCAC 02H .1202      DEFINITIONS

The terms used herein shall be as defined in G.S. 143‑212 and G.S. 143‑213.  Other terms used in this Section are defined as follows:

(1)           "Special Order" means a directive of the Commission to any person whom it finds responsible for causing or contributing to any pollution of the air or waters of the State.  The term includes all orders or instruments issued by the Commission pursuant to G.S. 143‑215.2 or G.S. 143‑215.110.

(2)           "Consent Order" or "Special Order by Consent" means a type of Special Order where the Commission enters into an agreement with the person responsible for water or air pollution to achieve some stipulated actions designed to reduce, eliminate, or prevent air or water quality degradation.

(3)           "Director" means the Director of the Division of Environmental Management.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑212; 143‑213; 143‑215.2; 143‑215.3(a)(1); 143‑215.110;

Eff. October 1, 1990.