(1) An employer
with an approved plan who has fully implemented its plan yet has not achieved
its target auto trip rate by the target compliance date, or does not maintain
its target rate on biennial basis, must submit a revised plan within 60 days
following the target compliance date in any given year. If an employer has not
fully implemented its plan, the employer is subject to an enforcement action by
participating in an equivalent commute trip reduction program who does not
achieve its target auto trip rate by the target compliance date must
demonstrate that a good faith effort was made to achieve the target rate.
Requirements for documenting good faith effort are described in
The employer must also submit a trip reduction plan within 60 days following
the target compliance date. If an employer cannot demonstrate that a good faith
effort was made, the employer is subject to an enforcement action by the
An employer will
not be required to submit further plan revisions to its initial plan if, after
fully implementing two revisions, the target auto trip rate is not reached. The
employer must maintain strategies identified in its plan, or revisions to that
plan, that resulted in improvements to the auto trip rate.
NOTE: This rule is included in the State of Oregon
Clean Air Act Implementation Plan as adopted by the Environmental Quality
Commission under OAR
Or. Admin. R.
DEQ 17-1996, f. & cert.
ef. 8-14-96; DEQ 14-1999, f. & cert. ef. 10-14-99, Renumbered from
340-030-0900; DEQ 3-2007, f. & cert. ef.
Stat. Auth.: ORS 468.020
Stats. Implemented: ORS