(a)  After receiving a petition, the Division may notify other potentially responsible parties that a petition has been filed.

(b)  The Division may request from any potentially responsible party that has not petitioned for certification of the facility site additional information concerning the dry-cleaning business, the discovery site, or the facility site.  The Division may refuse to enter into an assessment or remediation agreement with any potentially responsible party that:

(1)           Fails to provide within 60 days any additional information requested by the Division that is in the possession or control of the party, or

(2)           Fails or refuses to cooperate in the assessment or remediation of the facility site or the discovery site.

The time for responding to requests for additional information described in this Rule shall be measured from the date a request for information is received by the potentially responsible party from whom the information is requested.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-215.104D(b); 150B-21.2;

Temporary Adoption Eff. June 1, 2001;

Eff. August 1, 2002;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. April 25, 2015.