463-70-060 - Monitoring and enforcement - Departments of ecology and health

463-70-060. Monitoring and enforcement - Departments of ecology and health

(1) The council may contract with the department of ecology, or its authorized representative, to perform monitoring activities pertaining to air and water discharges, except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, and when it reports to the council that appropriate enforcement activities are required relative thereto, the council shall take or initiate action to enforce the terms of the appropriate certification agreement and the incorporated PSD, NPDES, or other permits. Immediate enforcement action as needed may be undertaken by ecology, or its authorized representative, subject to subsequent confirmation or modification by the council.

(2) The council may contract with the department of health for monitoring activities pertaining to radionuclide emissions to the air in accordance with such an agreement. When it reports to the council that appropriate enforcement activities are required relative thereto, the council shall take or initiate action to enforce the terms of the appropriate certification agreement or attached permit. Immediate enforcement action as needed may be undertaken by health subject to subsequent confirmation or modification by the council.

Statutory Authority: RCW 80.50.040(1) and (12). 04-21-013, amended and recodified as § 463-70-060, filed 10/11/04, effective 11/11/04. Statutory Authority: RCW 80.50.040(1). 94-16-031, § 463-54-060, filed 7/26/94, effective 8/26/94; 78-07-036 (Order 78-3), § 463-54-060, filed 6/23/78.

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