(a)  The Director shall provide EPA with a copy of each permit application, including any application for permit revision, each proposed permit, and each final permit issued pursuant to this Section. If EPA has informed the Director that a permit application summary and relevant portion of the permit application and compliance plan are sufficient, the Director may provide these documents instead of the complete application.

(b)  The Division shall retain for five years a copy of all permit applications, permits, and other related material submitted to or issued by the Division pursuant to this Section.

(c)  The Director shall provide notice to each affected state of each draft permit at or before the time notice is provided to the public pursuant to 15A NCAC 02Q .0521.

(d)  The Director, in writing, shall notify EPA and any affected state of any refusal by the Division to accept all recommendations for the proposed permit that the affected state submitted during the public or affected state review period and shall state the reasons for not accepting any such recommendations.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑215.3(a)(1); 143‑215.107(a)(10); 143‑215.108; 143‑215.111(5);

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.