§ 65-3001 Title of act
§ 65-3002 Definitions
§ 65-3003 Responsibility of secretary; administration
§ 65-3005 Powers of the secretary
§ 65-3006 Same; publication and enforcement of regulations; employment of personnel; services
§ 65-3007 Air contaminant sources; classification; monitoring; reporting
§ 65-3008 Approvals and permits for emission stationary sources
§ 65-3008a Same; public comment and hearing; review
§ 65-3008b Same; suspension, revocation, denial, modification, issuance
§ 65-3009 Inspections
§ 65-3010 Emission control requirements
§ 65-3011 Enforcement; procedure
§ 65-3012 Action to protect health or environment; judicial review procedures
§ 65-3013 Variances; hearing
§ 65-3015 Records and information open; trade secret exception
§ 65-3016 Local air quality conservation programs
§ 65-3017 Motor vehicle pollution
§ 65-3018 Administrative fines
§ 65-3019 Application of act; limitations
§ 65-3020 Severability
§ 65-3021 Power generation facility; impact upon air quality; definitions
§ 65-3022 Same; determining and monitoring of power generation facilities environmental impact; programs for; fees; rules and regulations
§ 65-3023 Same; fees; disposition of moneys; power generating facility fee fund created
§ 65-3024 Emissions fees
§ 65-3025 Unlawful acts
§ 65-3026 Criminal penalties
§ 65-3027 Small business assistance program; compliance advisory panel
§ 65-3028 Rules and regulations continued in effect
§ 65-3029 Duties of secretary; approval of prevention of significant deterioration permit
§ 65-3030 Severability clause
§ 65-3031 Electric generating units; carbon dioxide emissions standards; submission of state plan by secretary to environmental protection agency; review by study committee and attorney general; agency implementation, limitations

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes > Chapter 65 > Article 30

  • Air contaminant: means dust, fumes, smoke, other particulate matter, vapor, gas, odorous substances, or any combination thereof, but not including water vapor or steam condensate. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Air contamination: means the presence in the outdoor atmosphere of one or more air contaminants. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Air pollution: means the presence in the outdoor atmosphere of one or more air contaminants in such quantities and duration as is, or tends significantly to be, injurious to human health or welfare, animal or plant life, or property, or would unreasonably interfere with the enjoyment of life or property, or would contribute to the formation of regional haze. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Alter: means any physical change in, or change in the method of operation of, an air contaminant emission stationary source which increases the amount of any regulated air pollutant emitted by such source or which results in the emission of any regulated air pollutant not previously emitted. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • 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.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the 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.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Emission: means a release into the outdoor atmosphere of air contaminants. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • 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.
  • Facility: means any building, structure, machine, equipment, device or installation (or group of buildings, structures, machines, equipment, devices or installations), whether temporary or permanent, located on one or more contiguous or adjacent properties and under common control of the same person (or persons under common control). See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Grace period: The number of days you'll have to pay your bill for purchases in full without triggering a finance charge. Source: Federal Reserve
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • 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.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • modification: when used in conjunction with an approval or permit action, means an amendment to an existing approval or permit initiated by the permittee. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • 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.
  • Permittee: means the holder of an approval or the holder of a permit and includes both the owner and the operator of any approved or permitted air contaminant emission source. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, firm, association, municipality, public or private corporation, subdivision or agency of the state or federal government, trust, estate or any other legal entity. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Regional haze: means visibility impairment, measured in deciviews, occurring over a large geographic area caused by the cumulative emissions of gaseous and particulate air contaminants from numerous sources. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Reopen: means to seek an amendment to an existing approval or permit initiated by any person other than the permittee. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Secretary: means the secretary of health and environment. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • 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.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Stationary source: means any building, structure, facility or installation which emits or may emit any air contaminant. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.