Regulatory Development and Retrospective Review Tracker
Kraft Pulp Mills NSPS Review
a.k.a. NSPS Review for Kraft Pulp Mills (subpart BB)
RIN: 2060-AR64 (What's this?)
Current Phase: Proposal (What's this?)
Section 111(b)(1) of the Clean Air Act (CAA) directs EPA to review and, if appropriate, revise the New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) at least every 8 years after promulgation. This is a review of Subpart BB, Standards of Performance for Kraft Pulp Mills Section 60.280 - 60.285 which was promulgated in 1978 and last reviewed in 1986.
|NPRM: Published in FR||05/23/2013|
|NPRM: Comment Period Open||05/23/2013|
|NPRM: Comment Period Extension Published in FR||06/28/2013|
|NPRM: Comment Period Closed||07/08/2013|
|NPRM: Comment Period Closed with Extension||07/23/2013|
|Final Rule: Published in FR||03/2014 (projected)|
This action may place unfunded mandates on the private sector and is subject to Section 202 of the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act.
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