Review of Existing Rules - Subchapter 02R Ecosystem Enhancement Program
July 11, 2014 1:11 PM
Under N.C. Gen. Stat. §150B-21.3A, adopted in 2013, state agencies are required to review existing rules every 10 years. As part of this review, members of the public are invited to provide comments on Subchapter 02R Ecosystem Enhancement Program rules.
The public may provide comments by clicking this link: http://rulesreview.ncdenr.gov/. From here, a list of subchapters under review are available on the left. Each subchapter is linked to a table that lists each rule by citation number, name, whether the rule implements or conforms to Federal Regulation and the agency’s initial determination. Clicking on the rule citation number will take the user to the rule itself.
Each row has an “Add Comment” button. From here, a form will be displayed where you can enter and submit your comment by answering the required questions. The user also has the option to submit a comment by sending a document/file. Information regarding file size limitations are included.
A public comment is defined as a written comment objecting to the rule, in whole or in part, received by an agency from any member of the public, including an association or other organization representing the regulated community or other members of the public (G.S. 150B-21.3A(a)(5)). In order for a comment to be considered by the Rules Review Commission, the comment must address the content of the rule. The user may provide an affiliation in the boxes provided, although it is not required. All comments submitted will be sent electronically to authorized staff.
The comment period for the subchapter is: July 11, 2014 through September 17 , 2014.
Comments may also be submitted by mailing to:
DENR Rule Comments, 1601 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699