Indiana Operator Training Notice of Public Hearing

Indiana issued a notice regarding the comment period for development of new rules concerning underground storage tank operator training requirements. This was a solicitation for public comment on the draft rule language. This rule will apply to owners and operators of USTs; therefore, comments on the draft language were solicitated, due March 3, 2012.

The Public Hearing for these comments has changed to April 17, 2012 at 1:30pm EDT at the Indiana Government Center South, 302 West Washington Street, Conference Center Room A, Indianapolis, Indiana.

The comments from the first comment period, November 4, 2009 – December 4, 2009 are available for review. You may see current Article 9. Underground Storage Tanks here. If you need any additional information regarding this action, you can readch out to Kiran Verma, Rules Development Branch, Office of Legal CounselĀ at 317.232.8899 or 800.451.6027.

Are you planning on attending the Public Hearing? This is an opportunity to express your views concerning the proposed rules. Tait has a long history with the EPA regarding Underground and Aboveground Storage Tanks and compliance and is happy to assist with any questions you may have regarding them, so contact Andy Tait atait@tait.com if you have any questions regarding how to comment.

The State of Indiana offers Free online training for Underground Storage Tanks Operator Training. You can find more information aboaut the A and B Operator Training offered by IDEM here.