An official website of the United States government.

This is not the current EPA website. To navigate to the current EPA website, please go to This website is historical material reflecting the EPA website as it existed on January 19, 2021. This website is no longer updated and links to external websites and some internal pages may not work. More information »

Louisiana SIP: LAC 33:III Ch. 6 Section 603. Applicability; SIP effective 1999-08-02 (LAd03) to 2002-09-26

Regulatory Text:
Louisiana Administrative Code, Title 33 ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY, Part III Air (LAC 33:III) Chapter 6. Regulations on Control of Emissions through the Use of Emission Reduction Credits Banking

§603.  Applicability
Approved by EPA 07/02/99 (64 FR 35939) effective 08/02/99 (LAd03)

    The only geographical areas in which eligible sources may participate in the emissions banking program are the federally designated ozone nonattainment areas.  The following sources are eligible to participate in the emissions banking program for a designated ozone nonattainment area:  any stationary point source, any area source, and any mobile source registered in the designated ozone nonattainment area.  The rule shall apply to the following pollutants:  NOx and VOC.  Other sources in areas being redesignated ozone attainment may participate in the emissions banking program on a voluntary basis.

   AUTHORITY NOTE:  Promulgated in accordance with R.S. 30:2054.
   HISTORICAL NOTE:  Promulgated by the Department of Environmental Quality, Office of Air Quality and Radiation Protection, Air Quality Division, LR 20:874 (August 1994).