SOUTH COAST AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT



(Adopted May 10, 1996)(Amended May 14, 1999)(Amended May 19, 2000)

RULE 307.1 ALTERNATIVE FEES FOR AIR TOXICS EMISSIONS INVENTORY

(a) Purpose

California Health and Safety Code Section 44300 et seq. provides authority for the District to adopt a fee schedule to recover the cost of implementing and administering the Air Toxics "Hot Spots" Information and Assessment Act of 1987. The District will annually collect from the owner/operator of each facility meeting the criteria set forth in paragraph (b)(1), (b)(2), and (b)(3), and each owner/operator shall pay, fees which shall provide for the following:

(b) Applicability

Except for facilities exempted by Health and Safety Code Sections 44324, 44344.4(a), or 44380.1, this rule applies to any facility which:

(c) Definitions

(d) Fees

All sources subject to this rule shall be assessed a fee pursuant to Table I of this rule.

Category

Maximum Fee ($)

Simple Facility

$3,200.00

Intermediate Facility

$4,000.00

Complex Facility

$5,000.00


TABLE I

FACILITY FEES BY PROGRAM CATEGORY

FACILITY PROGRAM CATEGORY

COMPLEXITY

DISTRICT FEE

STATE FEE

TOTAL FACILITY FEE

HRA Tracking*

Simple

$258

$67

$325

Medium

$386

$100

$486

Complex

$514

$134

$648

Unprioritized

Simple

$398

$402

$800

Medium

$2,315

$603

$2,918

Complex

$3,087

$804

$3,891

PS>10, No HRA

Simple

$3,601

$1,674

$5,275

Medium

$3,859

$2,009

$5,868

Complex

$4,115

$2,344

$6,459

Risk ³ 10 <50 in a million or HI>1

Simple

$4,373

$3,014

$7,387

Medium

$4,630

$3,349

$7,979

Complex

$4,887

$3,684

$8,571

Risk ³ 50 <100 in a million

Simple

$5,145

$4,353

$9,498

Medium

$5,401

$4,688

$10,089

Complex

$5,659

$5,023

$10,682

Risk ³ 100 in a million

Simple

$5,917

$5,693

$11,610

Medium

$6,173

$6,028

$12,201

Complex

$6,431

$6,363

$12,794

District Tracking**

 

$517

 

$517

State Industrywide

 

$86

$35

$121

 

*HRA Tracking --- (PS>10 with HRA) Risk³ 1, <10 in a million, or HI³ 0.1, £ 1

**District Tracking --- Priority Score greater than 1, and equal to or less than 10

HRA --- Health Risk Assessment

HI --- Hazard Index, Acute or Chronic

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