Rules & Regulations

 

Due to the extensive damage caused statewide by Hurricane Ida, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality will reschedule the administrative rules hearing on proposed rules RP067 and RP069ft currently scheduled for September 28, 2021, at 1:30 pm to October 27, 2021, at 1:30 pm. via Zoom. Interested persons are invited to attend and submit oral comments using the link: https://deqlouisiana.zoom.us/j/9373792954 or by telephone by dialing 636-651-3182 using the conference code 725573. Comments for proposed rule RP067 must be received no later than November 3, 2021, at 4:30 pm. Comments for proposed rule RP069ft must be received no later than October 27, 2021, at 4:30 pm.

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact Deidra Johnson at (225) 219-4053 or Laura Almond at (225) 219-3981. You may also reach them by Email at Deidra.johnson@la.gov or laura.almond@la.gov.

LAC Title 33 Environmental Quality 

Environmental Quality Act as amended through the 2018 Regular Session

Emergency Rules

 

Monthly Regulation Changes

The ERC Quarterly Supplements contain final rules that do not include strikeout/underline formatting and are appropriate for printing a clean copy of the entire final rule.  Final rules are published in the Louisiana Register.  For assistance, call the Regulation Development Section at (225) 219-3981.

Rule Summary Report

The summary of comments and responses that have been submitted to the Legislative Oversight Committees.

The complete summary and comment responses documents posted after January 1, 2013, are accessible in the Electronic Document Management System (EDMS) using the EDMS document number. Click on (EDMS) then enter the EDMS document number in the document ID Box, click Run.

Legislative Reports

Act 454 of 2018 Regular Session -

The full report is accessible in the Electronic Document Management System (EDMS)

using the EDMS document number #11961890.

Click on (EDMS) then enter the EDMS document number in the document ID Box, click Run.

Historical Environmental Regulations

Historical Environmental Regulation Publications (i.e., Stream Control Commission, LAC, ERC, ERC Quarterly Supplements, etc.) are available from the department's Electronic Document Management System (EDMS). Click on EDMS and enter 181731 in the AI# box. If you need assistance accessing EDMS, please contact the Regulation Development Section at (225) 219-3985.

Certified Solid Waste Operators Regulations (LAC Title 46:Part XXIII)

Amended January 2005, compiled October 2007.

Public Information

Where do I send my information?

Please contact either the Office of Environmental Services at (225) 219-3181 or the Office of Environmental Compliance at (225) 291-3710 for information on submitting documents required by the regulations.

Public Participation in the Rulemaking Process

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