Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 30||ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY|
|PART 1||TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY|
|CHAPTER 335||INDUSTRIAL SOLID WASTE AND MUNICIPAL HAZARDOUS WASTE|
|SUBCHAPTER G||LOCATION STANDARDS FOR HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE, PROCESSING, OR DISPOSAL|
|RULE §335.206||Petitions for Rulemaking|
Local governments may petition the commission for a rule which restricts or prohibits the siting of a new hazardous waste management facility in areas including, but not limited to, those meeting one or more of the characteristics delineated in Texas Health and Safety Code,, §361.022, and §335.204 of this title (relating to Unsuitable Site Characteristics). Such petitions shall be submitted in writing and shall comply with the requirements of §275.78 of this title (relating to Petition for Adoption of Rules). No rule adopted by the commission under this section shall affect the siting of a new hazardous waste management facility if an application or a notice of intent to file an application with respect to such facility has been filed with the commission prior to the filing of a petition under this section.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §335.206 adopted to be effective May 28, 1986, 11 TexReg 2347; amended to be effective April 23, 1991, 16 TexReg 2053; amended to be effective November 15, 2001, 26 TexReg 9135|