Air & Radiation Regulations in Development

Below is a list of air regulations which are in the process of being developed, reviewed, or revised by the Department.  Notices of stakeholder meetings and associated materials may be found here .  

Last modified 1/4/2018

ProgramAir Quality Planning
Regulation Title
Control of NOx emissions from combustion turbines.
Purpose
Amendments to NOx emission requirements.
COMAR26.11.09.08
Relevant Statutory Deadline
Target Effective DateTBD
Status
In development

ProgramAir Quality Planning Mobile
Regulation Title
Vehicle Catalytic Converter Replacements
Purpose
Clarify requirements​ for catalyst replacement to meet CARB standards
COMAR26.11.20.07​​
Relevant Statutory DeadlineNA
Target Effective DateTBD
Status
In development

ProgramAir Quality Planning
Regulation Title
Opacity Amendments for Fuel Burning Equipment
Purpose
Establish revised Opacity limits within EPA SSM Policy guidelines.
COMAR26.11.09.05
Relevant Statutory Deadline
Target Effective DateTBD
Status
Under development

ProgramAir Quality Planning
Regulation Title
Controls for Municipal Solid Waste Landfills
Purpose
Establish VOC and Methane reductions, Incorporate EPA guidelines as necessary
COMARTBD
Relevant Statutory Deadline
Target Effective DateTBD
Status
Under development

ProgramAir Quality Planning
Regulation Title
Controls for Natural Gas Compression Stations
Purpose
Establish VOC and Methane reductions, Incorporate EPA guidelines as necessary
COMARTBD
Relevant Statutory Deadline
Target Effective DateTBD
Status
Under development

Number of Air Regulations in Development :5