Regulatory Summary - May 2009

The following is a list regulatory developments that appeared in the Federal Register during April.
4/2/09  74FR14941
Proposed amendments to the National Volatile Organic Compound Emission Standards for Aerosol Coatings (aerosol coatings reactivity rule).

4/10/09  74FR16448
Proposed regulation requiring reporting of greenhouse gas emissions from all sectors of the economy.
4/14/09  74FR17130
Extension of public comment period for the 3/5/09 proposed NESHAP for certain existing stationary reciprocating internal combustion engines, until 6/3/09.
4/15/09  74FR17483
Notice of availability of EPA's RMP*eSubmit tool for electronic submission of Risk Management Plans under EPA's Chemical Accident Prevention regulations.
4/15/09  74FR17490
Notice of availability of draft document, Carbon Monoxide National Ambient Air Quality Standards: Scope and Methods Plan for Health Risk and Exposure Assessment.
4/22/09  74FR18330
Corrections to the 3/25/09 proposed methods for measurement of filterable PM10 and PM2.5 and measurement of condensable particulate matter emissions from stationary sources.
4/23/09  74FR18474
Corrections to the 3/25/09 Performance Specification 16 for predictive emissions monitoring systems and amendments to testing and monitoring provisions.
4/23/09  74FR18573
Notice of availability of second draft report, Risk and Exposure Assessment to Support the Review of the SO2 Primary National Ambient Air Quality Standards, for review and comment by 5/20/09.
4/24/09  74FR18885
Proposed rule finding that greenhouse gases in the atmosphere endanger public health and welfare.
4/27/09  74FR19001
Final rule amending the eligibility criteria for submitting a Form A Certification Statement in lieu of the more detailed Form R for facilities subject to TRI reporting.
4/28/09  74FR19125
Final rule by the FAA amending the emission standards for turbine engine powered airplanes to incorporate standards adopted by EPA and amending certain test procedures for gaseous exhaust emissions.
4/28/09  74FR19293
Final rule amending the Standards of Performance for Nonmetallic Mineral Processing Plants.
4/30/09  74FR19878
Final rule authorizing uses of methyl bromide that qualify for the 2009 critical use exemption.