This rule below under the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) provides EPA with the authority to grant a permittee temporary authorization, without prior public notice and comment, to conduct activities necessary to respond promptly to changing conditions.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
Emergency Permit (PDF)(8 pp, 528 K,
May 19, 1980)
Provides guidance to the interpretation of the emergency permit regulations.