NORTHERN SIERRA AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 717 - LACK OF PERMIT
(Adopted: September 11, 1991)

The Hearing Board shall not receive or accept a petition for a variance for the operation or use of any equipment until a permit has been granted or denied by the Air Pollution Control Officer, except that an appeal from a denial of a permit and a petition for a variance may be filed with the Hearing Board in a single petition. A variance granted by the Hearing Board after a denial of a permit by the Air Pollution Control Officer may include a permit for the duration of the variance.