PREFILED    NOV 16 2021

REFERENCE TITLE: technical correction; air pollution; permits







State of Arizona

House of Representatives

Fifty-fifth Legislature

Second Regular Session




HB 2002


Introduced by

Representative Cobb





amending section 49-429, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to state air pollution control.





Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Arizona:

Section 1. Section 49-429, Arizona Revised Statutes, is amended to read:

START_STATUTE49-429. Permit transfers; notice; appeal

A. A permit shall not be transferable, whether by operation of law or otherwise, either from one location to another or from one source to another.

B. Subsection A shall not apply to a mobile or portable source which is transferred from one location to another after notification to the department of the transfer.

C. A permit may be transferred from one person to another whether by operation of law or otherwise if the person who holds the permit notifies the director in writing before the transfer. The notice shall be in writing and shall include the name, address, telephone number and statutory agent of the person to whom the permit will be transferred, the effective date of the proposed transfer and other information the director may determine to be necessary by rule. The director shall prescribe procedures for this notice.

D. If the director determines that the transferee is not capable of operating the source in compliance with the requirements of this article, rules adopted under this article and the conditions established in the permit, the transfer shall be denied. In order for the denial to be effective, notice of the director's denial, including the reasons for the denial, shall be issued within ten working days of the director's receipt of the notice of proposed transfer.

E. Denial of a permit transfer may be appealed as an appealable agency action pursuant to title 41, chapter 6, article 10. END_STATUTE