(a)  Permits being renewed shall be subject to the procedural requirements of this Section, including those for public participation and affected state and EPA review.

(b)  Permit expiration shall terminate the facility's right to operate unless a complete renewal application has been submitted at least six months before the date of permit expiration.

(c)  If the permittee or applicant has complied with 15A NCAC 02Q .0512(b)(1), the existing permit shall not expire until the renewal permit has been issued or denied. All terms and conditions of the existing permit shall remain in effect until the renewal permit has been issued or denied.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑215.3(a)(1); 143‑215.107(a)(10); 143‑215.108;

Temporary Adoption Eff. March 8, 1994 for a period of 180 days or until the permanent rule becomes effective, whichever is sooner;

Eff. July 1, 1994;

Readopted Eff. April 1, 2018.