NOx Budget Program

Adopted Amendments: N.J.A.C. 7:27-31.1 through 31.4, 31.7 through 31.14, 31.16 through 31.18, 31.21; N.J.A.C. 7:27A-3.10
Adopted New Rules: N.J.A.C. 7:27-31.22
Proposed: August 2, 1999, at 31 N.J.R. 2100(a)
Adopted: July 31, 2000, by Robert C. Shinn, Jr., Commissioner, Department of Environmental Protection.
Filed: July 31, 2000 as R._____ 2000 d _____ with substantive and technical changes not requiring additional public notice and comment (See N.J.A.C. 1:30-4.3).
Authority: N.J.S.A. 13:1B-3 and 26:2C-1 et seq.
DEP Docket Number: 15-99-07/701
Effective Date: August 21, 2000
Operative Date: September 29, 2000
Expiration Date: N.J.A.C. 7:27, Exempt
N.J.A.C. 7:27A, November 9, 2004

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BACKGROUND: The Department of Environmental Protection (the Department) is adopting amendments and new rules at N.J.A.C. 7:27-31 entitled "NOx Budget Program," which prescribe how much oxides of nitrogen (NOx) may be emitted from certain large, stationary, combustion sources. The NOx Budget Program also incorporates an interstate trading mechanism. Please refer to the proposal for background information about this program.

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