401 KAR 63:002. 40 C.F.R. Part 63 national emission standards for hazardous air pollutants.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS 224.10-100, 224.20-100, 224.20-110, 224.20-120, 40 C.F.R. 63.1-63.56, 63.70-63.81, 63.100-63.11434, 42 U.S.C. 7401, 7412, 7414, 7416, 7601

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 224.10-100(5), 224.20-100, 224.20-110, 224.20-120, 42 U.S.C. 7401, 7412, 7414, 7416, 7601

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 224.10-100(5) authorizes the Environmental and Public Protection Cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations for the prevention, abatement, and control of air pollution. This administrative regulation adopts the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) codified in 40 C.F.R. 63.1 through 63.56, 63.70 through 63.81, and 63.100 through 63.11434. Delegation of implementation and enforcement authority for the federal NESHAP program from the United States Environmental Protection Agency to the Commonwealth of Kentucky is provided under 42 U.S.C. 7412(l).

 

      Section 1. Definitions. (1) "Administrator" means the Secretary of the Environmental and Public Protection Cabinet unless a specific provision of the Part 63 NESHAP states that the United States Environmental Protection Agency retains enforcement authority.

      (2) "Part 63 NESHAP" means the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants codified in 40 C.F.R. 63.1 through 63.56, 63.70 through 63.81, and 63.100 through 63.11434, Subparts A, B, D, and F through QQQQQQ.

 

      Section 2. Applicability. This administrative regulation shall apply to sources subject to 40 C.F.R. 63.1 through 63.56, 63.70 through 63.81, and 63.100 through 63.11434, Subparts A, B, D, and F through QQQQQQ. These sources shall comply with the following:

      (1) The applicable provisions codified in 40 C.F.R. 63.1 through 63.16, Subpart A, "General Provisions";

      (2) For sources for which a maximum achievable control technology (MACT) determination has not been made, the applicable methods and procedures codified in 40 C.F.R. 63.40 through 63.56, Subpart B, "Requirements for Control Technology Determinations for Major Sources in Accordance With Clean Air Act Sections, Sections 112(g) and 112(j)";

      (3) For sources that applied for early reduction credit and wish to extend the deadline for compliance demonstration, the applicable provisions codified in 40 C.F.R. 63.70 through 63.81, Subpart D, "Regulations Governing Compliance Extensions for Early Reductions of Hazardous Air Pollutants";

      (4) The applicable test methods, procedures, and other provisions codified in 40 C.F.R. Part 63, Appendices A through E; and

      (5) The applicable Part 63 NESHAP. (25 Ky.R. 2046; Am. 2591; 26 Ky.R. 53; eff. 7-14-99; 28 Ky.R. 1183; 1894; 2023; eff. 3-18-2002; 29 Ky.R. 2979; 30 Ky.R. 591; eff. 9-10-03; 31 Ky.R. 412; eff. 1-4-05; 33 Ky.R. 4236; 34 Ky.R. 603; 974; eff. 11-14-2007.)