§ 22a-114 Legislative finding; policy of the state
§ 22a-115 Definitions
§ 22a-116 Regulations
§ 22a-117 Construction or modification of hazardous waste facility. When certificate required. Transfer of certificate. Polychlorinated biphenyls
§ 22a-118 Application for certificate. Information required. Amendment or transfer of certificate. Issuance of other permits by Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection. Notice of application
§ 22a-119 Hearing on application. Appointment of ad hoc members. Notice. Comments by state agencies
§ 22a-120 Parties to certification proceedings. Limited appearances. Grouping of parties. Supervision of legal matters for council
§ 22a-121 Record of hearing. Rights of parties
§ 22a-122 Decision and opinion. Criteria for decision. Findings and determination. Financial responsibility. Service and publication. Appeal
§ 22a-123 Enforcement of certificate requirements and other standards. Penalties
§ 22a-124 Exclusive jurisdiction of council. Municipal regulation of proposed location. Appeal of zoning decision
§ 22a-125 Payments to municipalities to be made by operators of hazardous waste disposal facilities
§ 22a-126 Use of facility after postclosure period. Disposal Facility Trust Fund
§ 22a-127 Local project review committee. Technical assistance for review of application
§ 22a-128 Payments of assessments or negotiated incentives to municipalities by operators of hazardous waste disposal facilities. Reports of negotiations to council
§ 22a-129 Chief elected official’s right of access to facility for inspection of premises and review of records. Time allowed for response to complaints
§ 22a-130 Regulations
§ 22a-130a Regulations re the facilitation of flexibility and increased compliance by hazardous waste generators with certain regulatory requirements
§ 22a-131 Civil penalty for violation of hazardous waste program
§ 22a-131a Penalties. Terms defined
§ 22a-132 Hazardous waste assessment
§ 22a-132a Administration expenses. Fees. Staff. Consultants
§ 22a-133 Payments prohibited if federal funds available
§ 22a-133a Definitions: Discovery and cleanup of hazardous waste disposal sites
§ 22a-133b Discovery and evaluation of hazardous waste disposal sites deemed to pose threat to the environment or public health
§ 22a-133c Hazardous waste disposal site inventory
§ 22a-133d Site assessments
§ 22a-133e Remedial action
§ 22a-133f Costs of remedial action. Regulations
§ 22a-133g Reimbursement for costs and expenses of remedial action
§ 22a-133h Telephone line for hazardous waste disposal site information
§ 22a-133i Bonds
§ 22a-133j Annual report
§ 22a-133k Regulations establishing standards for the remediation of hazardous waste sites and for review and approval of final remedial action reports
§ 22a-133l Grants to clean up landfills where hazardous waste was disposed of
§ 22a-133m Urban sites remedial action program. Acquisition of sites. Remediation fund. Urban community sites
§ 22a-133n Environmental use restrictions: Definitions
§ 22a-133o Environmental use restrictions: Requirements. Environmental land use restriction. Notice of activity and use limitation
§ 22a-133p Environmental use restrictions: Enforcement of environmental land use restriction, notice of activity and use limitation, statutes and regulations
§ 22a-133q Environmental use restrictions: Regulations re environmental land use restrictions and notices of activity and use limitation
§ 22a-133r Environmental use restrictions: Abatement of pollution when restriction or notice is void or without effect
§ 22a-133s Environmental use restrictions: Other powers not affected
§ 22a-133t Special Contaminated Property Remediation and Insurance Fund
§ 22a-133u Uses of Special Contaminated Property Remediation and Insurance Fund. Repayment of funds. Liens. Criteria
§ 22a-133v Licensed environmental professionals. Definitions. Licensing board. Standard of care. Issuance of license. Fees. Suspension or revocation of license or other sanction. Examination
§ 22a-133w Voluntary site remediation in GB and GC areas: Licensed environmental professionals
§ 22a-133x Investigation and remediation of contaminated real property. Submission of forms. Review by commissioner. Fee. Notification required
§ 22a-133y Voluntary site remediation in GB and GC areas: Procedures. Review by commissioner. Environmental use restrictions
§ 22a-133z General permits for contaminated site remediation
§ 22a-133aa Covenant not to sue prospective purchasers or owners of contaminated land. Approval of remediation plan by commissioner. Fee
§ 22a-133bb Covenant not to sue prospective purchasers or owners of contaminated real property. Approval of remediation plan by licensed environmental professional
§ 22a-133cc Submission of information for covenant not to sue
§ 22a-133dd Entry onto property to perform environmental site assessment or investigation on behalf of municipality
§ 22a-133ee Liability of owner of real property for pollution that occurred or existed prior to taking title
§ 22a-133ff Municipal liability for easement acquired for recreational use
§ 22a-133gg Evaluation of risk-based decision making for remediation of contaminated sites. Report. Statutory and regulatory recommendations
§ 22a-133hh Unified clean-up program regulations. Required provisions
§ 22a-133ii Brownfield liability relief program. Application. Eligibility. Liability. Plan and schedule for remediation and redevelopment. Acceptance in program
§ 22a-134 Transfer of hazardous waste establishments: Definitions
§ 22a-134a Transfer of hazardous waste establishments: Forms, verification, schedules, audits, approval, notification requirements, orders, exceptions
§ 22a-134b Damages
§ 22a-134c Authority of commissioner
§ 22a-134d Penalty
§ 22a-134e Transfer fees. Regulations
§ 22a-134f List of hazardous waste facilities. Municipal clerks to maintain and post
§ 22a-134g Termination of operations at certain hazardous waste facilities. Procedures. Regulations
§ 22a-134h Transfer of hazardous waste establishments: Submission prior to October 1, 2001. Withdrawal of forms
§ 22a-134i Transfer of hazardous waste establishments. Conveyance of a unit in a residential common interest community
§ 22a-134k Household hazardous waste management plan
§ 22a-134l Regional household hazardous waste disposal facilities
§ 22a-134m Chemical disposal days
§ 22a-134n Grants for chemical disposal days
§ 22a-134o Contract with hazardous waste transporter or company
§ 22a-134p Regulations re storage of hazardous substances near a watercourse
§ 22a-134q Inventory of contaminated wells and leaking underground storage tanks
§ 22a-134s Lien on real estate with service station

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 445 - Hazardous Waste

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Commissioner: means the Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Council: means the Connecticut Siting Council established under §. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Development and management: means a plan required at the council's discretion, prepared by the applicant in conjunction with council staff, specifying how project construction will comply with siting orders issued by the council. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Disposal: means the incineration, long-term storage or treatment of hazardous waste, or the discharge, deposit, injection, dumping or placing of hazardous waste into or on land or water so that such hazardous waste or any hazardous constituent of such hazardous waste enters the environment, is emitted into the air, or is discharged into any waters, including groundwaters. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • farm: includes farm buildings, and accessory buildings thereto, nurseries, orchards, ranges, greenhouses, hoophouses and other temporary structures or other structures used primarily for the raising and, as an incident to ordinary farming operations, the sale of agricultural or horticultural commodities. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Guarantor: A party who agrees to be responsible for the payment of another party's debts should that party default. Source: OCC
  • Hazardous waste: means any waste material which may pose a present or potential hazard to human health or the environment when improperly disposed of, treated, stored, transported, or otherwise managed, including (A) hazardous waste identified in accordance with Section 3001 of the federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976 (42 USC 6901 et seq. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Hazardous waste facility: means land and appurtenances thereon or structures used for the disposal, treatment, storage or recovery of hazardous waste. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Inter vivos: Transfer of property from one living person to another living person.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • legislative body: means : (1) As applied to unconsolidated towns, the town meeting. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Long-term storage: means the holding of more than fifty-five gallons or five hundred pounds, whichever amount is greater, of hazardous waste at one site for longer than one year. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Modification: means (A) any change or alteration in the design, capacity, process or operation of an existing hazardous waste facility requiring a new permit from the commissioner pursuant to chapter 445, 446c, 446d or 446k, that the council deems significant or (B) any change or alteration in the approved design, capacity, process or operation of a hazardous waste facility constructed or operating pursuant to this chapter that the council deems significant. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • Municipality: means a city, town or borough of the state. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: means any individual, corporation, nonstock corporation, limited liability company, joint venture, public benefit corporation, partnership, association, trust or estate, the state and its agencies and political subdivisions, the federal government and its agencies, and any other entity, public or private, however organized. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Postclosure period: means the first thirty years after the date of completing closure or any other period fixed by the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection according to this chapter and sections 16-50j and 16-50v. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Recovery: means a method, technique or process designed to produce materials or substances from hazardous waste for reuse, offering for sale, or sale. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Short-term storage: means the holding of individual containers of hazardous waste in such a manner as not to constitute disposal of such hazardous waste. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • succeeding: when used by way of reference to any section or sections, mean the section or sections next preceding, next following or next succeeding, unless some other section is expressly designated in such reference. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Treatment: means a method, technique or process, including neutralization, designed to change the physical, chemical or biological character or composition of hazardous waste, in order to neutralize such waste or render such waste nonhazardous, safer for transport, amenable to recovery, amenable to storage or reduced in volume. See Connecticut General Statutes 22a-115
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.