Nevada Public Health and Safety

Sec. § 445A.480
Permits: Authority of Department to require individual permit.


The Department may require the holder of a general permit to apply for and obtain an individual permit.


An individual permit may be required by the Department in any of the following cases, without limitation:


If the discharge or injection of fluids through a well is not in compliance with the conditions of the general permit.


If a change in circumstances has occurred and the general permit is no longer applicable.


If the Department determines that the discharge or injection of fluids is a significant or potentially significant contributor of pollutants. In making this determination, the Department may consider:


The location of the discharge or injection;


The size of the discharge or injection; and


The quantity and nature of the pollutants discharged or injected.

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