MOJAVE DESERT AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 308 - SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL SITE FEES
(Adopted: November 20, 1989; Amended: January 1, 1990)

(a) GENERAL DESCRIPTION

The purpose of this rule is to establish a fee, pursuant to the California Health and Safety Code Section 41805.5, to be charged to solid waste disposal sites, including but not limited to active and inactive landfills, and toxic and hazardous waste repositories, to cover the cost of evaluating plans and test reports required by law or by district rules or regulations including, but not limited to review, inspection, and monitoring related thereto. Any place, location, tract of land, area or premises in use or which has been used for landfill disposal purposes shall be assessed the following fees:

  1. Each owner of a solid waste disposal site subject to Health and Safety Code Section 41805.5 shall be required to submit a Solid Waste Assessment Test (SWAT) Plan for District approval prior to conducting tests. A SWAT Plan filing fee of $100.00 shall be paid upon filing the SWAT Plan with the District.

  2. Each person subject to the requirements as specified above shall also submit a SWAT Report following the completion of testing. A SWAT Report filing fee of $100.00 shall be paid upon filing the SWAT Report with the District.

  3. Each person subject to the requirements of paragraph 1 and 2 above shall be subject to SWAT Plan Review fees and SWAT Report Review fees. These fees shall be assessed on the actual and reasonable time required by District staff to perform the above described reviews at a rate of $55.00 per hour. Payment shall be within 30 days of written notification by the District.

  4. Sample analysis costs incurred by the District shall be billed to persons defined in (2) above. Payment shall be made within 30 days of written notification by the District.