VENTURA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 45-1 - ECO PLAN FEES
(Adopted 10/3/89, Renumbered 6/19/90, Renamed and Revised 4/6/93, Effective 6/30/93)

Each employer subject to Rule 210, Employee Commute Options (ECO), shall pay fees as required by this rule. Payment shall be made no later than the annual submittal deadline established pursuant to subsection E.1 of Rule 210. An approved extension to the annual submittal deadline pursuant to subsection E.3 of Rule 210 is not an extension to the fee due date. Any employer making a late payment of the fees shall pay the fees plus the penalties specified in Section E of this rule.

A. Initial ECO Plan Fee

Each employer which submits an initial ECO Plan pursuant to subsection B.1 of Rule 210 shall pay the appropriate fee listed below:

  1. For each submittal where the AVR Target has been attained - $150.

  2. For each submittal where the AVR Target has not been attained - $290.

B. Annual Renewal Fee

Each employer which submits a verifiable estimate of AVR pursuant to subsection B.3 of Rule 210 shall pay the appropriate fee listed below:

  1. For each submittal where the AVR Target has been attained - $135.

  2. For each submittal where the AVR Target has not been attained - $275.

C. Resubmittal Fee

Each employer which resubmits an ECO plan that has been disapproved pursuant to subsection E.4 of Rule 210 shall pay a resubmittal fee for each plan resubmitted of $135. The resubmittal fee shall be paid when the plan is resubmitted.

D. Plan Revisions or Plan Update Revisions

Any employer submitting plan revisions pursuant to Rule 210, Section G, is not required to pay a fee.

E. Late Payments

Each employer making a late payment of any fee shall pay the regular fee plus a late fee in the amount of thirty percent (30%) of the regular fee. Beginning 31 days after the fee due date an additional late fee in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the regular fee shall be imposed for each 30 day period, or portion thereof, between the fee due date and the payment of the fee.

F. Postponements of Plan Updates

A change of the annual submittal deadline pursuant to Rule 210, Section E.1, is an extension of the fee due date. Payment of fees shall be made no later than the new annual submittal deadline specified in the change.

G. Performance Plan Fees

Any employer submitting a Performance Plan shall pay a filing fee of $135 if the employer does not have an ECO Plan or Performance Plan on file with the District for the preceding year. This fee is in addition to the annual renewal fee.