1501:15-1-02 Scope.

(A) Rules 1501:15-1-01 to 1501:15-1-06 of the Administrative Code apply to development areas involving new or relocated projects involving highways, underground cables, pipelines or railroads; or other state and federal agency projects which are required to control sediment pollution pursuant to any applicable federal or state statutory or administrative authority.

(B) Rules 1501:15-1-01 to 1501:15-1-06 of the Administrative Code do not apply to:

(1) Those areas managed jointly as a farming or silvicultural operation or regulated by Ohio agricultural sediment pollution abatement rules 1501:15-5-01 to 1501:15-5-18 of the Administrative Code).

(2) Strip mining operations regulated by Chapter 1513. of the Revised Code.

(3) Surface mining operations regulated by Chapter 1514. of the Revised Code.

(4) Development areas in a municipal corporation or county that adopts ordinances or rules for urban sediment control.

(C) Rules 1501:15-1-03 and 1501:15-1-05 of the Administrative Code do not apply to development areas of less than five acres.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 07/18/2005 and 07/18/2010

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 1511.02(E)

Rule Amplifies: 1511.02 , 1515.08

Prior Effective Dates: 11/1/79, 11/30/89, 6/1/00