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Public Comment Period for R309-405 Open from February 1st to March 3rd, 2021

Rulemaking Updates on Proposed Revisions to R309-405. Administrative Penalty.

At the January 12, 2021 Drinking Water Board meeting, the Board authorized the Division of Drinking Water to formally begin rulemaking on proposed revisions to R309-405. The proposed revisions incorporate changes made in 2020 to the Utah Safe Drinking Water Act by establishing procedures for issuing and enforcing Notices of Violation and Administrative Orders and for assessing Administrative Penalties. The proposed rule also lists the administrative penalty amounts authorized by the statute.

The proposed R309-405 (48 KB) rule is now available for a 30 day formal public comment period. You can also find the proposed rule and a rule analysis in the Utah State Bulletin on page 26 of the PDF document.

Please submit comments by Wednesday, March 3, 2021, to Mark Berger, DDW-Rules Section Manager, at mberger@utah.gov. If you have questions, he can be reached at (801) 641-6457.