Notice of Final Adoption of Water Quality Rules Chapter 24

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Public Notice: Notice of Final Adoption of Water Quality Rules Chapter 24

The Department of Environmental Quality has revised Water Quality Rules Chapter 24, Class VI Injection Wells and Facilities Underground Injection Control Program. The revisions to Chapter 24 include updates to definitions, area of review requirements, reporting requirements, and public participation requirements to meet the stringency of the Code of Federal Regulations; updates to the requirements for financial assurance instruments for consistency with other divisions within the WDEQ and banking statutes and regulations; and edits to or removal of passages for consistency with Wyoming Statutes.

The Environmental Quality Council adopted the revised rules at a public hearing in the main conference room at the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Building, 2211 King Boulevard in Casper, Wyoming on August 17, 2021. The final rule was filed with the Wyoming Secretary of State on October 5, 2021.

Electronic copies of the rule are available from the Secretary of State at rules.wyo.gov.

If you have any questions concerning this rule adoption, please contact Gina Thompson at 307-777-7343 or gina.thompson@wyo.gov.  Para español, visite deq.wyoming.gov