Waste Management and Radiation Control Board Meetings

Scheduled Meetings

Regular meetings of the Waste Management and Radiation Control Board are normally scheduled on the second Thursday of each month at 1:30 p.m.

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Next Meeting

November 10, 2022, at 1:30 p.m.

Utah Department of Environmental Quality
Conference Room #1015
195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT

(Board members and interested persons may participate electronically/telephonically.)

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Meeting Agenda

  1. Call to Order and Roll Call.
  2. Public Comments on Agenda Items
  3. Declarations of Conflict of Interest
  4. Approval of the meeting minutes for the October 13, 2022, Board meeting (Board Action Item).
  5. Petroleum Storage Tanks Update.
  6. Administrative Rules
    1. Five Year Review of R315-301, 302, 303, 304, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 310, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317, 318, and 320 of the Utah Administrative Code (UAC) (Information Item).
    2. Approval to proceed with formal rulemaking and public comment period on proposed changes to UAC R315-15, R315-260, R315-261, R315-262, R315-263, R315-264, and R315-265 of the hazardous waste rules in response to comments from U.S. EPA, Region 8 (Board Action Item).
    3. Approval to proceed with formal rulemaking and a public comment period on proposed changes to UAC R313-28-31 to amend the requirement for gonadal shielding (GS) during abdominal and pelvic radiography (Board Action Item).
    4. Approval to proceed with formal rulemaking and public comment period on proposed changes to UAC R313-15-501, R313-34-3, R313-35-120, R313-36-3 and R313-38-3, to incorporate federal regulatory changes made by the NRC to the federal radioactive materials regulations in 2020 (85 FR 15347) (Board Action Item).
    5. Final adoption of proposed rule changes to UAC R313-19-100, Transportation, to incorporate federal regulatory changes requested by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to maintain the compatibility of Utah radiation control rules with the federal regulations (Board Action Item).
  7. X-Ray Program.
    1. Approval of Mammography Imaging Medical Physicists (MIMPs) in accordance with UAC R313-28-140 (Board Action Item).
  8. Hazardous Waste Section
    1. Proposed amendment to Stipulated Consent Order No. 2106050 between the Board and Clean Harbors Aragonite, LLC issued on February 8, 2022 (Information Item).
  9. Director’s Report.
  10. Other Business.
    1. Miscellaneous Information Items.
    2. Scheduling of next Board meeting (January 12, 2023).
  11. Adjourn