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TITLE 25HEALTH SERVICES
PART 1DEPARTMENT OF STATE HEALTH SERVICES
CHAPTER 295OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER CTEXAS ASBESTOS HEALTH PROTECTION
RULE §295.72Memorandum of Understanding Between the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) and the Texas Department of Health for the Regulation of the Asbestos

(a) The Texas Department of Health (department) adopts by reference a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) (formerly known as the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission (TNRCC)). The memorandum contains the agreement of TCEQ to inspect asbestos disposal sites under its jurisdiction for conformance with 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Part 61, Subpart M, §61.154, and to provide copies of inspection and enforcement documentation to the department. This effort will support the department in the regulation of emissions related to asbestos demolition and renovation activities per 40 CFR, Part 61, Subpart M.

(b) The MOU is adopted by rule in 30 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 330, §330.733(a).

(c) The effective date of the MOU, with respect to the department, is the same as the effective date of this section.


Source Note: The provisions of this §295.72 adopted to be effective May 17, 1995, 20 TexReg 3333; amended to be effective March 27, 2003, 28 TexReg 2549; amended to be effective March 27, 2003, 28 TexReg 2549

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