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July 11, 2019 Agenda

NORTH CAROLINA
ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT COMMISSION

512 N. Salisbury Street
Archdale Building - Ground Floor Hearing Room
Raleigh, North Carolina

July 11, 2019
9:00 a.m.

General Statute § 138A-15 mandates that the Chairman inquires as to whether any member knows of any known conflict of interest or appearance of conflict with respect to matters before the Commission. If any member knows of a conflict of interest or appearance of a conflict, please so state at this time.

Dr. A. Stan Meiburg, Chairman, Presiding

I.    Preliminary Matters

1.     Call to Order
2.     Approval of minutes from Commission meeting on May 9, 2019 (attached)

II.  Action Items

1.    19-17    Request Approval of Technical Revisions to Water Supply Watershed Protection Program Rules 15A NCAC 02B .0621 and 15A NCAC 02B .0624
(DEMLR) Paul Clark

POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

Attachment A - 15A NCAC 02B .0621 Technical Rule Changes
Attachment B - 15A NCAC 02B .0624 Technical Rule Changes
Attachment C - 2018 Annual Water Supply Watershed Protection, Universal Stormwater, and MS4 Phase II Report

2.    19-18     Request Approval of Hearing Officer’s Report on Session Law 2013-413 (H74) Readoption of Group 4 Rules 15A NCAC 02D .0540, .1800-.1808, .1900-.1907 and Final Approval of Regulatory Impact Analysis (546) 
(DAQ) Joelle Burleson 

POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

Attachment A – Hearing Officer's Report

3.    19-19     Request Approval of Hearing Officer's Report of Proceedings on the Proposed Changes to the Surface Water Quality Classifications and Standards and Regulations
(EMC Chair) Dr. Meiburg and (DWR) Connie Brower

POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

Attachment A – Hearing Officer's Report of Proceedings on the Proposed Changes to the
      Surface Water Quality Classifications and Standards and Regulations
Attachment B - Proposed Text Amendments - 15A NCAC 02B .0100
Attachment C - Proposed Text Amendments - 15A NCAC 02B .0200
Attachment D - Proposed Text Amendments - 15A NCAC 02B .0300
Attachment E - NC Register - Notice of Text Public Hearings
Attachment F - Proposed Draft Rules with Comments from DWR Staff
Attachment G - Modification of 15A NCAC 02B .0304 that Includes Enka Lake Reclassification
Attachment H - EMC Certification of Adherence to NCGS 1508 .19.1
Attachment I  -Hearing Officer's Letter of Appointment
Attachment J  - Hearing Officer's Remarks
Attachment K - List of Individuals Attending the Public Hearing

4.    19-20     Petition for Rulemaking to Repeal the Swamp Supplemental Classification from a Portion of the Lower Cape Fear River (in May 2019 the WQC approved the petition without a recommended action)
(DWR) Elizabeth Kountis/SELC

POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

Attachment A – Petition for Rulemaking
Attachment B – DWR Director’s Determination of Completeness Letter Regarding Petition
Attachment C – Notice of May 8, 2019 WQC Meeting

III.  Information Item

1.    19-IF-07     Update on Proposed Rule Amendments to Nutrient Strategy Rules 15A NCAC 02B .0229 through .0258 and Proposed 15A NCAC 02B .0701 and .0730
(DWR) John Huisman

POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

IV.    Concluding Remarks  

By Directors (Comments)
By Committee Chairs
By Commission Members
By Counsel
By Chairman

Adjournment 07-11-19