NORTH COAST UNIFIED AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

REGULATION 5 -- Procedures for Issuing Permits to Operate for Sources Subject to Title V of the Federal Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 [Reference: 40 CFR Parts 70.1,70.4,70.6(a)(6),70.7(a)(6) and 70.7(b)]

(Adopted December 10, 1993) (Amended November 21, 1994, May 18, 2001)




Chapter -- VI PERMIT CONTENT

[Reference: 40 CFR 70.6]

Rule 650 COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATION

Each permit shall contain conditions for compliance certification which include the following requirements:

(a) The responsible official shall submit a compliance certification to the U.S. EPA and the Air Pollution Control Officer every 12 months or more frequently as specified in an applicable requirement or by the District. All compliance reports and other documents required to be submitted to the District by the responsible official shall state that, based on information and belief formed after reasonable inquiry, the statements and information in the document are true, accurate, and complete;

(b) The compliance certification shall identify the basis for each permit term or condition (e.g., specify the emissions limitation, standard, or work practice) and a means of monitoring compliance with the term or condition;

(c) The compliance certification shall include the compliance status and method(s) used to determine compliance for the current time period and over the entire reporting period; and

(d) The compliance certification shall include any additional inspection, monitoring, or entry requirement that may be promulgated pursuant to sections 114(a) and 504(b) of the Clean Air Act. [Reference: 40 CFR 70.6(b)(5)]