§ 20920. CIWMB - Scope and Applicability for Gas Monitoring and Control Requirements
(a) Sections 20921 through 20939 set forth the performance standards and the minimum substantive requirements for landfill gas monitoring and control as it relates to active solid waste disposal sites and to proper closure, postclosure maintenance and ultimate reuse of solid waste disposal sites to assure that public health and safety and the environment are protected from pollution due to the disposal of solid waste.
(b) Sections 20921 through 20939 apply to all of the following:
(1) Active solid waste disposal sites;
(2) Solid waste disposal sites that did not commence complete closure prior to August 18, 1989, which was fully implemented by November 18, 1990, in accordance with all applicable requirements; and
(3) New postclosure activities at any solid waste disposal site that may jeopardize the integrity of a previously closed site or pose a threat to public health and safety or the environment.(1. New section filed 6-18-97; operative 7-18-97 (Register 97, No. 25). 2. Amendment of section heading, section and Note filed 8-21-2007; operative 9-20-2007 (Register 2007, No. 34).)
Note: Authority cited: Sections 40502 and 45020, Public Resources Code. Reference: Sections 43021 and 43103, Public Resources Code.
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