SAN DIEGO COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 137 - EMERGENCY ACTION COMMITTEE
(Effective 5/25/77)

(a) The Air Pollution Control Board shall appoint an Emergency Action Committee to act in an advisory capacity to the Air Pollution Control Officer in regard to the appropriate actions to be taken whenever an episode level is reached or predicted. The Committee shall include the following among its members:

County Health Officer

Sheriff

County Counsel

County Manager of Emergency Services

Border Division Commander of the California Highway Patrol

Chief of Police of the City of San Diego and representative(s) of other police departments

The Federal Executive Association of San Diego

Others as the Board may deem appropriate

(b) When an episode is reached or predicted, the Emergency Action Committee need not be convened before the Air Pollution Control Officer can order the implementation of abatement and curtailment actions.