MOJAVE DESERT AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 709 - THIRD-STAGE-EPISODE ACTIONS
(Amended: September 26, 1977)

A third-stage episode shall be declared when the third-stage-episode concentration specified in Rule 704 is predicted or is attained. The following actions shall be taken in the source or receptor areas upon the APCO's declaration of a third-stage episode:

If it appears that the steps taken by the APCO will be inadequate to cope with the emergency, the Air Pollution Control Board shall request the Governor to declare a state of emergency as set forth in the California Emergency Services Act.