DAR File No. 39946

This notice was published in the December 1, 2015, issue (Vol. 2015, No. 23) of the Utah State Bulletin.

Environmental Quality, Water Quality

Rule R317-102

Utah Wastewater State Revolving Fund (SRF) Program

Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation

DAR File No.: 39946
Filed: 11/16/2015 07:45:45 AM


Concise explanation of the particular statutory provisions under which the rule is enacted and how these provisions authorize or require the rule:

Subsection 19-5-104(1)(a) authorizes the Utah Water Quality Board to adopt rules to implement awarding construction loans to political subdivisions and municipal authorities under Section 11-8-2. The authority for the Department of Environmental Quality acting through the Utah Water Quality Board to issue loans to finance all or part of wastewater project costs from the State Revolving Fund (SRF) is provided in Title VI of the Federal Clean Water Act and Section 73-10c-1.

Summary of written comments received during and since the last five-year review of the rule from interested persons supporting or opposing the rule:

No comments have been received during the last five-year review period for the rule.

Reasoned justification for continuation of the rule, including reasons why the agency disagrees with comments in opposition to the rule, if any:

This rule establishes policies and procedures for implementing the Utah Wastewater SRF Program. The rule contains definitions, eligibility requirements, types of financial assistance provided, and funding priorities that are central to the Water Quality Board's implementation of their statutory charge. Therefore, this rule should be continued.

The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:

Environmental Quality
Water QualityRoom DEQ, Third Floor
195 N 1950 W

Direct questions regarding this rule to:

  • Judy Etherington at the above address, by phone at 801-536-4344, by FAX at 801-536-4301, or by Internet E-mail at jetherington@utah.gov



Authorized by:

Walter Baker, Director

Additional Information

More information about a Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation is available online.

The Portable Document Format (PDF) version of the Bulletin is the official version. The PDF version of this issue is available at https://rules.utah.gov/publicat/bull-pdf/2015/b20151201.pdf. The HTML edition of the Bulletin is a convenience copy. Any discrepancy between the PDF version and HTML version is resolved in favor of the PDF version.

For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Judy Etherington at the above address, by phone at 801-536-4344, by FAX at 801-536-4301, or by Internet E-mail at jetherington@utah.gov.  For questions about the rulemaking process, please contact the Division of Administrative Rules.