MOJAVE DESERT AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 202 - TEMPORARY PERMIT TO OPERATE
(Adopted: May 7, 1976)

(a) New equipment - A person shall notify the Air Pollution Control Officer before operating or using equipment granted a permit to construct. Upon such notification, the permit to construct shall serve as a temporary permit for operation of the equipment until the permit to operate is granted or denied. The equipment shall not be operated contrary to the conditions specified in the permit to construct.

(b) Altered equipment - The permit to construct granted to modify equipment having a valid permit to operate shall serve as a temporary permit for operation of the equipment until a new permit to operate is granted or denied. The altered equipment shall not be operated contrary to the conditions specified in the permit to construct. A person must notify the Air Pollution Control Officer when construction of the modification has been completed.

(c) Existing Equipment - When an application for permit to operate is filed for existing equipment, the application shall serve as a temporary permit for operation of the equipment.

If the equipment was previously operated under permit and had not been altered, it shall not be operated under a temporary permit contrary to the conditions specified in the previous permit to operate.