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Title 327 - Water Pollution Control Division

Environmental Rules Board (Water Pollution Control Division)
Rule Name, LSA #, and Subject Matter Contact for Questions and Submission of Comments * Rule Actions and Comment Periods Public Hearings, and Anticipated Adoption and Effective Dates **
Septage Management
#14-29

Amends 327 IAC 7.1 concerning revisions to the septage management program.
Krystal Hackney
Rules Development Branch
Office of Legal Counsel

Indiana Department of Environmental Management
100 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Phone: (317) 232-3158
Fax: (317) 233-5970
Email: KHackney1@idem.in.gov
First Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20140219-IR-327140029FNA
Comment Period
02/19/2014 - 03/21/2014

Continuation of First Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20140409-IR-327140029FCA
Comment Period
04/09/2014 - 05/09/2014

Second Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20190515-IR-327140029SNA
Comment Period
05/15/2019 - 06/14/2019

Proposed Rule and Third Comment Period
DIN: 20200610-IR-327140029PRA
Comment Period
06/10/2020 – 07/01/2020
Public Hearing: Preliminary Adoption
08/14/2019
DIN: 20190515-IR-327140029PHA

Public Hearing: Final Adoption
To Be Scheduled
DIN: 20200610-IR-327140029PHA
Metals Criteria Revisions
#14-58

Amends 327 IAC 2-1-6 and 327 IAC 2-1.5-8 to revise Indiana’s aquatic life and human health ambient water quality criteria (WQC) for select metals.
MaryAnn Stevens
Indiana Department of Environmental Management
Office of Legal Counsel Rules Development Branch
100 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Phone: (317) 232-8635
Fax: (317) 233-5970
E-mail: mstevens@idem.in.gov
First Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20140305-IR-327140058FNA
Comment Period
03/05/2014 - 04/04/2014

Second Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20171115-IR-327140058SNA
Comment Period
11/15/2017 - 01/02/2018

Continuation of Second Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20171220-IR-327140058SCA
Comment Period is extended to 02/01/2018
Public Hearing: Preliminary Adoption To Be Rescheduled
DIN: 20171115-IR-327140058PHA
04/08/2020 (Cancelled)
DIN: 20200108-IR-327140058CHA
05/13/2020 (Cancelled)
DIN: 20200122-IR-327140058CHA
To Be Rescheduled
DIN: 20200408-IR-327140058CHA
NPDES General Permits
#18-238

Amends and adds new rules to 327 IAC 5 and 327 IAC 15 concerning the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) program.
MaryAnn Stevens
Indiana Department of Environmental Management
Office of Legal Counsel Rules Development Branch
100 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Phone: (317) 232-8635
Fax: (317) 233-5970
E-mail: mstevens@idem.in.gov
First Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20180523-IR-327180238FNA
Comment Period
05/23/2018 - 07/09/2018

Second Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20190327-IR-327180238SNA
Comment Period
03/27/2019 - 04/26/2019

Proposed Rule
DIN: 20190904-IR-327180238PRA
Public Hearing: Preliminary Adoption To Be Rescheduled
DIN: 20190327-IR-327180238PHA
08/14/2019
DIN: 20190522-IR-327180238CHA

Public Hearing: Final Adoption
02/12/2020 (Cancelled)
DIN: 20190904-IR-327180238PHA
04/08/2020 (Cancelled)
DIN: 20191204-IR-327180238CHA
05/13/2020 (Cancelled)
DIN: 20200122-IR-327180238CHA
To Be Rescheduled
DIN: 20200408-IR-327180238CHA
Wastewater Treatment Plants and Operators
#18-365

Amends 327 IAC 5-22 concerning the wastewater treatment plant operator certification.
Krystal Hackney
Indiana Department of Environmental Management
Office of Legal Counsel Rules Development Branch
100 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Phone: (317) 232-3158
Fax: (317) 233-5970
E-mail: KHackney1@idem.in.gov
First Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20180829-IR-327180365FNA
Comment Period
08/29/2018 - 09/28/2018
 
CWA-Indpls CSO Wet Weather Limited Use Designation
#19-510

Amends 327 IAC 2-1-3.1 and adds 327 IAC 2-1-11.5 concerning combined sewer overflow wet weather limited use subcategory for the area defined by the use attainability analysis for the city of Indianapolis, prepared by CWA Authority, Inc.

The IDEM Water Quality site provides complete information about the CSO Program, including specific information regarding the CWA Authority (Indianapolis) UAA, LTCP, and Consent Decree
MaryAnn Stevens
Indiana Department of Environmental Management
Office of Legal Counsel Rules Development Branch
100 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Phone: (317) 232-8635
Fax: (317) 233-5970
E-mail: mstevens@idem.in.gov
Proposed Rule and Third Comment Period
DIN: 20191016-IR-327190510PRA
Comment Period
10/16/2019 - 11/15/2019

Final Rule
05/06/2020
DIN: 20200506-IR-327190510FRA
Public Hearing: Adoption
01/08/2020
DIN: 20191016-IR-327190510PHA

Effective Date:
04/27/2020
Water Program Permitting Fees
#20-26
  First Notice of Comment Period
DIN: 20200219-IR-327200026FNA
Comment Period
02/19/2020 - 03/20/2020
 

* Copies of rules, comments, and the agency's written response to those comments are open for public inspection at the Office of Legal Counsel, Indiana Department of Environmental Management, Indiana Government Center North, 100 North Senate Avenue, Thirteenth Floor East, Indianapolis, Indiana.

** After a rule is final adopted, IDEM must provide the complete administrative record to the Attorney General’s office in the form of a “promulgation packet.” The Attorney General’s office then has forty-five (45) days to review the rule for form and legality before submitting it to the Governor for signature. The Governor has fifteen (15) days to sign or reject the rule and may request an additional fifteen (15) days if necessary. After signature, the rule is submitted to the Legislative Services Agency for publication in the Indiana Register. Unless specifically stated in the rule, the rule becomes effective thirty (30) days after filing with Legislative Services.

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