Legislation Sponsored by Erick Allen (3)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 3/16/2020

HB 0774 NeutralUnpermitted Release of Ethylene Oxide Erick Allen
1/16/2020 House Second Readers Natural Resources and Environment --
2020/01/31 Kathleen Bowen Nat. Res. & the Environment
This legislation requires any unpermitted release of ethylene oxide to be reported to the Georgia Environmental Protection (EPD) within 24 hours of discovering the release. EPD will be required to make this information public on their website.

HB 0938 EvaluatingPermit Requirements for Facilities that Emit Ethylene Oxide Erick Allen
2/20/2020 House Second Readers Natural Resources and Environment --
2020/02/21 Report Air Quality Kathleen Bowen Nat. Res. & the Environment
This legislation establishes conditions for permits for facilities that emit ethylene oxide that includes providing proof to EPD that equipment has been installed that can detect and monitor ethylene oxide emissions from each exhaust point at the facility. In addition, the facility would be required to continuously monitor direct emissions of ethylene oxide and retain records of the daily release of ethylene oxide from each exhaust point. Such reports would be required to be submitted to EPD twice a year. Lastly, each facility would be required to create an ambient air monitoring plan that would include a quarterly air sampling with the results submitted to the local government where facility is located.
HR 0895 NeutralJoint Ethylene Oxide Study Committee Erick Allen
1/16/2020 House Second Readers Natural Resources and Environment --
2020/01/31 Kathleen Bowen Nat. Res. & the Environment
This legislation creates a study committee to review current state law and proposed legislation relating to the release of ethylene oxide emissions.

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