410 KAR 1:020. Fees.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS 224.2201, 224.2203, 224.2207, 224.2209, 224.2211, 224.2213, 224.2215, 224.855, 224.864, 224.866

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 224.2205

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 224.2205 requires the Regional Integrated Waste Treatment and Disposal Facility Siting Board to adopt administrative regulations establishing a fee or schedule of fees for the cost of processing applications for certificates of environmental safety and public necessity and prescribing the manner in which the board shall process applications. This administrative regulation establishes the fees for processing applications for certificates of environmental safety and public necessity.

 

      Section 1. Applicability. This administrative regulation applies to any person requesting a certificate of environmental safety and public necessity.

 

      Section 2. Fees. (1) Application processing fee. All applications for a certificate of environmental safety and public necessity shall be accompanied by a filing fee in an amount equal to $50,000 which shall be deposited in an interest bearing account to be used by the board to review and process the application. Costs incurred by the board may include, but are not limited to: conducting public hearings; publishing public notices; conducting surveys; hiring consultants; traveling; and conducting research needed to render a decision regarding the application.

      (2) The applicant is entitled to an accounting of monies expended and to a refund of that portion of the filing fee not expended by the board in carrying out its responsibilities under KRS Chapter 224 and the administrative regulations issued pursuant thereto. (11 Ky.R. 1222; eff. 4-9-85.)