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§ 17210.1. Definitions.

14 CA ADC § 17210.1BARCLAYS OFFICIAL CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS

Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 14. Natural Resources
Division 7. Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Chapter 3. Minimum Standards for Solid Waste Handling and Disposal
Article 3. Emergency Waiver of Standards
14 CCR § 17210.1
§ 17210.1. Definitions.
(a) “Agency” means the local agency responsible for compiling the disposal information from haulers and operators. The county is the agency, unless a region is given the responsibility as part of a regional agreement.
(b) “Board” means the California Integrated Waste Management Board.
(c) “Disaster” means a natural catastrophe such an an earthquake, fire, flood, landslide, or volcanic eruption, or, regardless of cause, any explosion, fire, or flood.
(d) “Disaster Debris” means nonhazardous solid waste caused by or directly related to a disaster.
(e) “Diversion” means the directing of solid waste from disposal or transformation by means of recycling, reuse, or composting.
(f) “Emergency Waiver of Standards” means the document signifying approval by an enforcement agency which allows an operator, who holds a valid solid waste facilities permit, the ability to deviate from specified state minimum solid waste standards or terms or conditions of a solid waste facilities permit issued pursuant to this Division. The waiver applies to the origin of waste; the rate of inflow for storage, transfer, or disposal of waste; the type and moisture content of solid waste; the hours of facility operation; and the storage time before the transfer or disposal of wastes, at a solid waste facility. This includes the establishment of a locally-approved temporary transfer or processing site, if authorized by the enforcement agency.
(g) “Enforcement Agency” means the agency designated pursuant to the requirements set forth in Public Resources Code, sections 43200 through 43221, or the Executive Director of the Board in the event that the enforcement agency (EA) is incapable of responding due to the nature of the emergency.
(h) “Extent Feasible” is evidenced by the use of maximum efforts to recycle, reuse, or otherwise divert from disposal as much of the debris and other nonhazardous waste received by the solid waste facility as possible, as determined by the operator.
(i) “Jurisdiction of Origin” means the incorporated city or the unincorporated area of the country where the waste originated.
(j) “Local Emergency” means the duly proclaimed existence of conditions of disaster or of extreme peril to the safety of persons and property within the territorial limits of a county, city and county, or city, as described in Government Code section 8558(c), which conditions are likely to be beyond the control of the services, personnel, equipment, and facilities of that political subdivision and require the combined forces of other political subdivisions to combat, as stated in the proclamation by the governing body of a county, city and county, or city, or by an official so designated by ordinance adopted by such governing body to issue such proclamation.
(k) “State of Emergency” means the duly proclaimed existence of conditions of disaster or of extreme peril to the safety of persons and property within the state, as described in Government Code section 8558(b), which conditions, by reason of their magnitude, are or are likely to be beyond the control of the services, personnel, equipment, and facilities of any single county, city and county, or city, and require the combined forces of a mutual aid region or regions to combat, as stated in a proclamation by the Governor.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 40502 and 43035, Public Resources Code. Reference: Sections 40002, 43020, 43021 and 43035, Public Resources Code.
HISTORY
1. New section filed 8-21-96; operative 9-20-96 (Register 96, No. 34).
This database is current through 2/7/20 Register 2020, No. 6
14 CCR § 17210.1, 14 CA ADC § 17210.1
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