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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 21-9



Availability of Technical Guidance

[51 Pa.B. 79]
[Saturday, January 2, 2021]

 Technical guidance documents (TGD) are available on the Department of Environmental Protection's (Department) web site at The ''Technical Guidance Final Documents'' heading is the link to a menu of the various Department bureaus where each bureau's final TGDs are posted. The ''Technical Guidance Draft Documents'' heading is the link to the Department's draft TGDs.

Ordering Paper Copies of Department Technical Guidance

 The Department encourages the use of the Internet to view and download TGDs. When this option is not available, persons can order a paper copy of any of the Department's draft or final TGDs by contacting the Department at (717) 783-8727.

 In addition, bound copies of some of the Department's documents are available as Department publications. Check with the appropriate bureau for more information about the availability of a particular document as a pub- lication.

Changes to TGDs

 Following is the current list of recent changes. Persons who have questions or comments about a particular document should contact the person whose name and phone number are listed with each document.

Final Technical Guidance; Minor Revision

DEP ID: 263-0900-001. Title: Storage Tank System Variances. Description: This TGD provides: guidelines for the qualifying conditions for an underground or aboveground storage tank variance; variance request criteria; application process; and the Department's review and approval process. This TGD was revised to update regulatory language which changed as the result of the revisions to the storage tank regulations in 25 Pa. Code Chapter 245 (relating to administration of the Storage Tank and Spill Prevention Program) published at 48 Pa.B. 7875 (December 22, 2018). Minor editorial changes were made.

Contact: Questions regarding this TGD can be directed to Danielle Mattive at or (717) 772-5830.

Effective Date: January 2, 2021


[Pa.B. Doc. No. 21-9. Filed for public inspection December 31, 2020, 9:00 a.m.]

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