Today, the California Department of Conservation (DOC) noticed its intent to propose the adoption of emergency regulations necessary to protect public health, safety and the environment, by ensuring the immediate implementation of protective standards for all underground gas storage projects in the state.
The Notice of Proposed Emergency Rulemaking Action and the text of the proposed Underground Gas Storage Facility Regulations are attached. The emergency rulemaking process includes a limited opportunity to submit comments on the proposed regulations. Information about the process for submitting comments is included in the attached Notice.
When submitting comments regarding the proposed Underground Gas Storage Facility Regulations to the Office of Administrative Law, be sure to copy DOC at the following email account: DOGGR_GasStorageRegs@conservation.ca.gov.
For more information about the proposed emergency regulations please visit www.conservation.ca.gov
UNDERGROUND GAS STORAGE FACILITY REGULATIONS
REQUIREMENTS FOR UNDERGROUND GAS STORAGE PROJECTS