Eastern Kern APCD List of Current Rules

This page last reviewed April 25, 2014


The following rules were provided to the California Air Resources Board by the district. If you have any questions, you may contact:


At the District:

David L. Jones

(661) 862-5250
[For other District contact information]

At the Air Resources Board:

Patrick Au

(916) 322-3303

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REGULATION I - GENERAL PROVISIONS 
R101.HTM TITLE  
R102.PDF DEFINITIONS 
R103.HTM CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION 
R103-1.HTM INSPECTION OF PUBLIC RECORDS 
R104.HTM ENFORCEMENT 
R105.HTM ORDER OF ABATEMENT 
R106.HTM LAND USE 
R107.HTM INSPECTIONS 
R108.PDF STACK MONITORING 
R108-1.HTM SOURCE SAMPLING 
R108-2.HTM EMISSION STATEMENT 
R108-3.HTM ENHANCED MONITORING AND COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATION 
R109.HTM PENALTY 
R110.HTM ARRESTS AND NOTICES TO APPEAR 
R110-1.HTM NOTICE TO COMPLY 
R111.HTM EQUIPMENT BREAKDOWN 
R112.HTM  CIRCUMVENTION 
R113.HTM  SEPARATION AND COMBINATION 
R114.HTM  SEVERABILITY 
R115.HTM  APPLICABILITY OF EMISSION LIMITS 
REGULATION II - PERMITS 
R201.HTM PERMITS REQUIRED 
R201-1.PDF  PERMITS TO OPERATE FOR SOURCES SUBJECT TO TITLE V OF THE FEDERAL CLEAN AIR ACT AMENDMENTS OF 1990 
R201-2.PDF  SYNTHETIC MINOR SOURCES 
R201-3.PDF FEDERALLY ENFORCEABLE LIMITS ON POTENTIAL TO EMIT 
R201-4.HTM  STATE IMPLEMENTATION PLAN PROVISIONS FOR ESTABLISHING ALTERNATIVE REQUIREMENTS 
R202.PDF  PERMIT EXEMPTIONS 
R202-1.HTM  EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH OPERATIONS 
R203.HTM   TRANSFER 
R204.HTM  APPLICATIONS 
R205.HTM  PERMIT RENEWAL
R206.HTM   ACTION ON APPLICATIONS 
R208.HTM STANDARDS FOR GRANTING APPLICATIONS
R208-1.HTM  DISCLOSURE OF AIR TOXICS INFORMATION 
R208-2.HTM CRITERIA FOR FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT (CALIFORNIA ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY ACT)
R209.HTM  CONDITIONAL APPROVAL  
R209.1.HTM  PERMIT CONDITIONS 
R210.HTM  DENIAL OF APPLICATION 
R210-1.HTM   NEW AND MODIFIED STATIONARY SOURCE REVIEW 
R210-2.HTM STANDARDS FOR PERMITS TO OPERATE
R210-3.HTM EMISSION REDUCTIONS BANKING
R210-4.PDF PREVENTION OF SIGNIFICANT DETERIORATION
R210-5.HTM VISIBILITY PROTECTION
R210-7.HTM FEDERAL GENERAL CONFORMITY
R210-8.PDF  FEDERAL TRANSPORTATION CONFORMITY 
R210-9.PDF CONSTRUCTION OR RECONSTRUCTION OF MAJOR STATIONARY
SOURCES OF HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANTS 
R211.HTM FURTHER INFORMATION
R212.HTM APPLICATIONS DEEMED DENIED 
R213.HTM APPEALS
REGULATION III - FEES 
R301.PDF  PERMIT FEES 
R301-1.PDF   BANKING CERTIFICATE FEE 
R301-3.HTM   AIR TOXICS "HOT SPOTS" INFORMATION AND ASSESSMENT ACT FEES 
R301-4.PDF   GREENHOUSE GAS FEE 
R302.PDF  PERMIT FEE SCHEDULES 
R303.PDF   MISCELLANEOUS FEES 
R304.HTM  TECHNICAL REPORTS-CHARGES  
R305.PDF  HEARING BOARD FEES 
R305-1.PDF   EXCESS EMISSION FEES
R306.PDF  ASBESTOS REMOVAL FEES
REGULATION IV - PROHIBITIONS 
R401.HTM VISIBLE EMISSIONS 
R402.PDF  FUGITIVE DUST 
R404-1.PDF  PARTICULATE MATTER CONCENTRATION-DESERT BASIN
R405.HTM PARTICULATE MATTER-EMISSION RATE 
R406.HTM   PROCESS WEIGHT-PORTLAND CEMENT KILNS 
R407.HTM SULFUR COMPOUNDS 
R408.HTM   DISPOSAL OF SOLID OR LIQUIDS
R409.HTM   FUEL BURNING EQUIPMENT - COMBUSTION CONTAMINANTS
R410.HTM  ORGANIC SOLVENTS 
R410-1.PDF  ARCHITECTURAL COATINGS 
R410-1A.PDFARCHITECTURAL COATING CONTROLS
R410-2.HTM  DISPOSAL AND EVAPORATION OF SOLVENTS 
R410-3.HTM  ORGANIC SOLVENT DEGREASING OPERATIONS 
R410-4.PDF  SURFACE COATING OF METAL PARTS AND PRODUCTS
R410-4A.PDF MOTOR VEHICLE AND MOBILE EQUIPMENT REFINISHING OPERATIONS 
R410-5.HTM  CUTBACK, SLOW CURE, AND EMULSIFIED ASPHALT-PAVING AND MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS  
R410-6.HTM   PERCHLOROETHYLENE DRY CLEANING SYSTEMS 
R410-6A.HTM PETROLEUM SOLVENT DRY CLEANING OPERATIONS 
R410-7.HTM  GRAPHIC ARTS 
R410-8.PDF  AEROSPACE ASSEMBLY AND COATING OPERATIONS 
R410-9.PDF  WOOD PRODUCTS SURFACE COATING OPERATIONS 
R411.HTM   STORAGE OF ORGANIC LIQUIDS 
R412.HTM  GASOLINE TRANSFER INTO STATIONARY STORAGE CONTAINERS, DELIVERY VESSELS AND BULK PLANTS 
R412-1.HTM  TRANSFER OF GASOLINE INTO VEHICLE FUEL TANKS 
R413.HTM  ORGANIC LIQUID LOADING 
R414.HTM WASTEWATER SEPARATORS 
R414-1.HTM  VALVES, PRESSURE RELIEF VALVES, FLANGES, THREADED CONNECTIONS AND PROCESS DRAINS AT PETROLEUM REFINERIES AND CHEMICAL PLANTS 
R414-2.HTM  SOIL DECONTAMINATION (VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS) 
R414-5.HTM  PUMP AND COMPRESSOR SEALS AT PETROLEUM REFINERIES AND CHEMICAL PLANTS 
R415.HTM  REDUCTION OF ANIMAL MATTER 
R416.HTM   OPEN BURNING 
R416-1.PDF   WOOD-BURNING HEATERS AND WOOD-BURNING FIREPLACES 
R417.PDF AGRICULTURAL AND PRESCRIBED BURNING 
R418.HTM  INCINERATOR BURNING 
R418-1.HTM   MEDICAL WASTE INCINERATORS 
R419.HTM  NUISANCE 
R420.HTM  EXCEPTION 
R421.HTM   ORCHARD HEATERS 
R422.PDF NEW SOURCE PERFORMANCE STANDARDS 
R422-1.HTM  MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE LANDFILLS (NONMETHANE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
R423.PDF  NATIONAL EMISSION STANDARDS FOR HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANTS AND SOURCE CATETGORIES (NESHAPS)
R424.HTM  RESIDENTIAL WATER HEATERS (OXIDES OF NITROGEN) 
R425.HTM  COGENERATION GAS TURBINE ENGINES (OXIDES OF NITROGEN) 
R425-1.HTM  HOT MIX ASPHALT PAVING PLANTS (OXIDES OF NITROGEN) 
R425-2.HTM  BOILERS, STEAM GENERATORS, AND PROCESS HEATERS (OXIDES OF NITROGEN) 
R425-3.HTM  PORTLAND CEMENT KILNS (OXIDES OF NITROGEN) 
R426.HTM  EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH OPERATIONS 
R427.PDF  STATIONARY PISTON ENGINES (OXIDES OF NITROGEN)  
R428.HTM  COMMERCIAL OFFSITE MULTIUSER HAZARDOUS WASTE AND NONHAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL FACILITIES 
R429.HTM  DECORATIVE AND HARD CHROME PLATING AND CHROMIC ACID ANODIZING FACILITIES 
R429-1.HTM   COOLING TOWERS (HEXAVALENT CHROMIUM)  
R430.HTM  STERILIZERS (ETHYLENE OXIDE) 
R431.PDF  PROPELLANT COMBUSTION AND ROCKET TESTING 
R432.PDF  POLYESTER RESIN OPERATIONS 
REGULATION V
PROCEDURES BEFORE THE HEARING BOARD 
R501.HTM  APPLICABLE ARTICLES OF THE HEALTH & SAFETY CODE 
R502.HTM  GENERAL 
R503.HTM  FILING PETITIONS 
R504.HTM BASIC REQUIREMENTS FOR PETITIONS
R505.HTM ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR VARIANCE PETITIONS
R506.HTM  APPEAL FROM DENIAL 
R507.HTM  FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH RULES
R508.HTM  ANSWERS 
R509.HTM   WITHDRAWAL OF PETITION  
R510.HTM  PLACE OF HEARING 
R511.HTM   NOTICE OF HEARING  
R512.HTM EVIDENCE 
R513.HTM  PRELIMINARY MATTERS 
R514.HTM   OFFICIAL NOTICE 
R515.HTM  CONTINUANCES 
R516.HTM  DECISION 
R517.HTM  EFFECTIVE DATE OF DECISION 
R518.HTM  LACK OF PERMIT 
R519.HTM  EMERGENCY VARIANCE 


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