Public Notice

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To be published Sunday, January 10, 2016

Air Quality Regulatory Measures that May Be Adopted or Amended in 2016

State law (Health and Safety Code Section 40923) requires the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (District) to publish a list of regulatory measures scheduled for consideration during each year.  These regulatory measures, or rules and regulations, are adopted in order to reduce air pollution in Santa Barbara County.  Air quality rules and regulations that may be adopted or amended during 2016 are listed below.  Other measures may be proposed for adoption per the criteria specified in Section 40923 of the Health and Safety Code.  Before the adoption or amendment of any regulatory measure, the District publishes a notice in a local newspaper and holds a hearing to accept comments from affected businesses and other interested parties.

Rule Number   Type   Title  
102 Revision Definitions
105 Revision Applicability
201 Revision Permits Required
202 Revision Exemptions to Rule 201
204 Revision Applications
312 Revision Open Fires
316 Revision Storage and Transfer of Gasoline
321 Revision Solvent Cleaning Machines and Solvent Cleaning
325 Revision Crude Oil Production and Separation
326 Revision Storage of Reactive Organic Compound Liquids
331 Revision Fugitive Emissions Inspection and Maintenance
341 Revision Municipal Solid Waste Landfills
342 Revision Control of Oxides of Nitrogen from Boilers, Steam Generators, and Process Heaters
343 Revision Petroleum Storage Tank Degassing
344 Revision Petroleum Sumps, Pits and Well Cellars
351 Revision Surface Coating of Wood Products
354 Revision Graphic Arts
360 Revision Emissions of Oxides of Nitrogen from Large Water Heaters and Small Boilers
361 Revision Small Boilers, Steam Generators, and Process Heaters
801 Revision New Source Review
802 Revision Non-attainment Review
803 Revision Prevention of Significant Deterioration
804 Revision Emission Offsets
805 Revision Air Quality Impact Analysis and Modeling
806 Revision Emission Reduction Credits
807 New Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Credits
809 New Federal Minor Source New Source Review
810 Revision Federal Prevention of Significant Deterioration
811 New New Source Review: Toxic Air Contaminants
901 Revision New Source Performance Standards (NSPS)

If you would like to check on the status of a rule, please visit the District’s website at For more information, contact Tim Mitro at (805) 961-8883.

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New Phone Numbers
The District has new direct lines for all staff, as well as for all of our phone lines, including our main phone number and Complaints line. You can find our new phone numbers on this webpage.

Nuevos números de teléfono
El Distrito tiene nuevos números de teléfono para comunicarse con el personal directamente, así como también para todas nuestras líneas telefónicas, incluyendo nuestro número principal y el de las Quejas. Puede encontrar nuestros nuevos números de teléfono en esta página web.