Rulemaking Identification of Particulate Emissions from Diesel-Fueled Engines as a Toxic Air Contaminant
(July 30, 1998 Hearing Continued to August 27, 1998)

This page last reviewed February 25, 2010


FINAL APPROVAL / OAL ACTION

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ADOPTED REGULATIONS AND MATERIALS SUBMITTED TO OAL

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HEARING ACTION AND SUPPLEMENTAL 15-DAY NOTICES
  • Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text (PDF - 4K)

  • Resolution 98-35 (PDF - 20K)

    • Attachment A: Scientific Review Panel Chairman's Cover Letter and Panel Findings on Proposed Identification of Diesel Exhaust as a Toxic Air Contaminant

    • Attachment B: Proposed Regulation Order (PDF - 7K)

  • Notice of Continuance (PDF - 3K)

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE AND RELATED MATERIALS
  • Cover Letter (PDF - 10K)

  • Public Hearing Notice (PDF - 18K)

  • Staff Report: Initial Statement of Reasons (PDF - 111K), which summarizes the scientific basis for the proposed regulation and includes a discussion of the environmental and economic impacts of the proposal.

    • Appendix I: (Proposed Regulation Order) (Staff Report)

    • Appendix II: (Findings of the SRP) (Staff Report) and

    • Appendix III: (SRP-Approved Version) of the:

Part A, prepared by the ARB staff, is an evaluation of emissions of, and exposure to, diesel exhaust. Part B, prepared by the OEHHA staff, assesses the health effects of diesel exhaust. Part C consists of copies of the public comments received on the June 1994, May 1997, and February 1998 draft reports, and the ARB / OEHHA staff responses. Because of the size and format of the comment letters as well as the Appendices to Part A, they were not included on this page. Part A Appendices and Part C (public comment letters) are available by contacting Kathy Spring at (916) 323-3485.

INFORMAL REGULATORY ACTIVITY



Rulemaking Activity for 1998