COLUSA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT
REGULATION II - PROHIBITIONS
RULE 2.1 - EXCEPTIONS TO RULE 2.0
In accordance with Sections 41801 and 41851 of the California Health and Safety Code the provisions of Rule 2.0 do not apply to the following providing there are no prohibited materials burned as defined by Rule 2.7 of this regulation.
a. Fires set by or authorized by any public officer if such fire is set or permission given in the performance of the official duty of such officer, and such fire in the opinion of such officer is necessary:
b. Open fires set pursuant to an open burning permit issued by the Air Pollution Control Officer as follows:
A. Said determination to be in writing.
c. The burning of agricultural waste if the burning is performed with liquid petroleum gas or natural gas fired burners designed and used to kill grasses and weeds in orchard and field crops.
d. For the training and development of fire fighting skills of public fire fighting agency personnel.
e. As provided in Section 41806 of the California Health and Safety Code, nothing in these regulations shall be construed to prohibit burning for the disposal of combustible or flammable solid waste developed from a single or two family dwelling and premises in accordance with the following:
A. The premises for a single or two family dwelling shall not be considered occupying more than a two (2) acre area.
f. To abate fires pursuant to Section 41801 (e) of the California Health and Safety Code.
g. For the production of smoke column as required by section 6464 (b)(1) of the California Code of Regulations when applying specified types of restricted herbicides:
h. Open outdoor fires for the purpose of cooking meals for human beings and recreational purposes as provided by Section 41704 (e) of the California Health and Safety Code, and open fires necessary to provide human comfort.
i. Fires used in heating branding irons and as necessary in animal husbandry practices.