NEVADA STATE ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION|
REGULATORY PETITION REGISTRY & DOCUMENT ACCESS
Petition No. P2006-13
LCB File No. R159-06
Nevada Administrative Code: NAC 445A
Description of Petition: Colorado River Salinity Standards: Under section 303 of the Clean Water Act and 40 CFR 131, States have responsibility for setting, reviewing and revising water quality standards. This regulation proposes changes to the Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) referencing the Colorado Salinity Standards, contained in the NAC 445A.143, and changes to the footnotes for Lake Mead, NAC 445A.195 and Inner Las Vegas Bay NAC 445A.197. No changes to the salinity criteria are proposed; only administrative changes would be made to NAC 445A.143, 195, and 197.