HB2598 HFAT KELLY 2-15

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Delegate J. Kelly moves to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefore a new title, to read as follows:

 

H. B. 2598 - A BILL to amend and reenact 22-30-3, 22-30-5, and 22-30-6 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to modifying an exception to the definition of an aboveground storage tank to also except out certain tanks in zones of peripheral concern which used for transportation and storage of hydrocarbons; providing that the secretary may not, as part of the regulatory program, require any regulated tanks to be lifted, moved, or otherwise physically altered in connection with a visual leak detection program in the absence of a confirmed release; and providing that tanks used for hydrocarbon production, transportation, and storage activities and tanks used for roadway snow and ice pretreatment, as identified under 22-30-3(1)(M) and (N) that are located in a zone of critical concern are exempt from inspection and certification by a third party, but must be self-inspected and self-certified by its owner or operator at least once per year; and tanks used for roadway snow and ice pretreatment, as identified under 22-30-3(1)(M) and (N) that are located in a zone of critical concern are required to have secondary containment inspections performed by the owner or operator at least once per month.

 

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