15A NCAC 02L .0503      Rule application

This Section applies to any non-UST petroleum discharge.  The requirements of this Section shall apply to the owner and operator of a petroleum aboveground storage tank or other non-UST petroleum tank, stationary or mobile, from which a discharge or release occurred and any person determined to be responsible for assessment and cleanup of a discharge or release from a non-UST petroleum source.  This includes any person who has conducted or controlled an activity that results in the discharge or release of petroleum or petroleum products (as defined in G.S. 143-215.94A(10)) to the groundwaters of the State, or in proximity thereto.  These persons shall be collectively referred to as the "responsible party" for purposes of this Section.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-215.3(a)(1); 143B-282; 143-215.84; 143-215.104AA;

Eff. March 1, 2016.