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EPA SPCC Rule Fact Sheet: Streamlined Requirements for Tier I and II Qualified Facilities (May 2011)
EPA Extends SPCC Deadline Until Nov. 10, 2011 (Oct. 7, 2010)
USWAG-AGA Comments on EPA’s “Loose Ends” SPCC Proposed Rule (Dec. 14, 2007)
AGA Comments on EPA’s “Loose Ends” SPCC Proposed Rule (Dec. 14, 2007)
EPA SPCC Rule Fact Sheet: Amended SPCC Requirements (Dec. 2006)
AGA Alert: White House Office of Management & Budget Clears Oil Spill Prevention Control & Countermeasure Oil-Filled Equipment & Small Facility Final Rule (Nov. 16, 2006)
Joint USWAG-AGA Comments on EPA Proposed SPCC Rule for Oil-Filled Equipment (Feb. 10, 2006)
Joint USWAG-AGA Comments on EPA SPCC Guidance for Regional Inspectors (Feb. 10, 2006)
AGA's Separate Comment Letter on EPA SPCC Guidance for Regional Inspectors (Feb. 10, 2006)
AGA's Separate Comment Letter on EPA Proposed SPCC Rule for Oil-Filled Equipment (Feb. 10, 2006)
EPA SPCC Guidance for Regional Inspectors (Nov. 28, 2005)
Joint Letter from the SPCC Industy Coalition to EPA Requesting an Extention of the SPCC Rule Compliance Dates (Oct. 6, 2005)
AGA Alert: SPCC Update (June 20, 2005)
AGA Alert: EPA’s SPCC 2005 Agenda (Feb. 15, 2005)
AGA Comments on EPA's Proposed One Year SPCC Extension (July 7, 2004)
AGA Alert: EPA Describes Plans for Oil Spill Prevention SPCC Rule at Public Meeting (April 1, 2004)
Senator Inhofe Chastises EPA Regarding SPCC Rule Enforcement & Deadlines (March 25, 2004)
USWAG Comments on 2004 Draft report to Congress on the Costs and Benefits of Federal Regulation (May 20, 2004)
AGA Letter Response to EPA Data Request to Support Natural Gas Transportation Equipment & SPCC Transportation Exemption (Feb. 27, 2004)
AGA Letter to EPA Requesting Natural Gas Transportation Equipment & SPCC Transportation Exemption (Jan. 19, 2004)
AGA Letter to EPA Regarding NPDES General Permit for Storm Water Discharges from Construction Activities (Nov. 19, 2003)
AGA Comments on OPS Best Management Practices for Pipeline Repairs (Sept. 29, 2003)
EPA Final Interim Rule Extending Deadline for Amending SPCC Plans by 60 Days (Jan. 9, 2003)
EPA Proposed Rule to Extend SPCC Deadline by One Year (Jan. 9, 2003)
AGA Alert: EPA Signs SPCC Compliance Deadline Extension (Jan. 6, 2003)
EPA Final Rule: Oil Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plans for Non-Transportation-Related Onshore and Offshore Facilities (July 12, 2002)
AGA Alert: EPA Signs, then Withdraws Final Rule on Preventing Oil Spills from Tanks (Feb. 7, 2001)
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 Joint USWAG-AGA Comments on EPA Proposed SPCC Rule for Oil-Filled Equipment (Feb. 10, 2006) 

On February 10, 2005 the Utility Solid Waste Activities Group (“USWAG”) submitted comments on EPA's Proposed Rule: Oil Pollution Prevention; Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure Plan Requirements—Amendments, proposing alternative regulatory requirements for facilities under the SPCC Program. USWAG congratulated EPA for developing an innovative proposal for streamlining the SPCC program in a number of important areas.  USWAG's comments generally support the proposed amendments, and offer a few suggestions for further improvements in the SPCC program.

The comments are posted under the Environmental Comments section and can be accessed by clicking here.

 
 

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