Oklahoma Clean Air Act (Oklahoma)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Oklahoma

Applies to States or Provinces Oklahoma
Name Oklahoma Clean Air Act (Oklahoma)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality
Primary Website http://www.deq.state.ok.us/aqdnew/index.htm

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source http://www.oscn.net/applications/oscn/Index.asp?ftdb=STOKSTA9&level=1


This legislation establishes the authority for the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality to administer programs to maintain and monitor air quality across Oklahoma. The Department monitors the air quality across Oklahoma and warns and advising the public when conditions could be hazardous to their health. The Department is charged with implementing the state and federal Clean Air Acts to reduce emissions and improve air quality in Oklahoma. The division recommends adoption of Air Quality Rules and operates regulatory programs that realistically balance the needs of all the state's stakeholders.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Eddie Terrell
Department Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality
Division Air Quality Division

Phone (405) 702-4100

Website http://www.deq.state.ok.us/aqdnew/divisioninfo/orgchart.htm

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Oklahoma Clean Air Act
Date Effective 2012-07-01