LASSEN COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 4:5 - EXCEPTIONS

Rules 4:0 and 4:2 do not apply to:

  1. Fire set by or permitted by a public officer if such fire is set or permission given in the performance of the official duty of such officer, and such fire in the opinion of such officer is necessary:
    1. The preventation of a fire hazard which cannot be abated by any other means.
    2. The instruction of public employees in the methods of fighting fire.
    3. The instruction of employees in methods of fighting fire, when such fire is set, pursuant to permit, on property used for industrial purposes.
    4. The setting of backfires necessary to save life, or valuable property pursuant to Section 4426 of the Public Resources Code.
    5. The abatement of fire hazards pursuant to Section 13055.
    6. Disease or pest prevention, where there is an immediate need for and no reasonable alternative to burning.
  2. Fires set pursuant to permit on property used for industrial purposes for the purpose of instruction of employees in methods of fighting fire.
  3. Agricultural operations in the growing of crops or raising of fowls or animals, or
  4. The use of other equipment in agricultural operations in the growing of crops, or raising of fowls, or animals.