Sep 05, 2019
LDEQ advertised and hosted four listening sessions to study the establishment of a voluntary compliance audit program for industries regulated by our department.
The meetings took place at LDEQ headquarters, in the Pensacola Room of the conference center on August 7, 2019, August 21, 2019, September 4, 2019, and October 2, 2019. Meeting topics included presentations from LDEQ staff on federal and state laws, regulations, policies, and procedures; and representative components of voluntary audit programs/policies that may be found in one state or another’s voluntary audit program/policy (such as audit privilege, confidentiality, immunity, and EPA new owner policy).
Louisiana citizens, representatives of the legislature, regulated industry and their trade associations, environmental groups, and community leaders attended the listening sessions and delivered oral comments. Please visit the links below for the past meeting agendas and presentations.
LDEQ is accepting written comments regarding the establishment of a voluntary compliance audit program for industries regulated by the department. Comments must be received by 4:30 p.m. CST, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019.
Comments are only being accepted via electronic submission to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All correspondence should specify the AI Number 200321 and HR231 (2019).
If you have any questions, please call LDEQ Office of the Secretary at 225.219.3951.
To view the informational materials presented, click below:
Listening Session #1 - August 7, 2019
Listening Session #2 - August 21, 2019
Listening Session #3 - September 4, 2019
Listening Session #4 - October 2, 2019
Past Meeting Agendas: