This bill would create definitions for the terms:
• Coal combustion residuals or CCR
• CCR rule compliance data and information website
• CCR surface impoundment or coal ash pond
This bill would require written notice by the owner/operator of a CCR impoundment to the Director of EPD and the local governing authority of the city and county the impoundment is located in within 3 days after beginning dewatering. The owner or operator would also be required to post notice of dewatering on its compliance website within 3 days, and publish notice in the county’s legal organ within 14 days.