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Training Certification for Landfill Managers and Inspectors


New regulations requiring landfill managers and landfill inspectors to have and maintain a certification of training.

Affected Regulatory Code Sections

Not determined.


At its December 13, 2005 meeting, the Board directed staff to cease this rulemaking and instead expand its current LEA Training Program to more systematically encompass facility operators.

Stakeholder Input

Notice of Public Workshop (PDF, 32 KB | Word, 145 KB): Notice of September 12, 2005 facilitated discussion.

Notice of Public Workshops (PDF, 23 KB | Word, 137 KB): Notice of March 30 and April 1, 2004 workshops on proposed regulation text (see below).

Rulemaking Documents

  • 1st Draft Informal Text, March 5, 2004 (PDF, 91 KB | Word, 84 KB): Draft regulatory text.

Rulemaking History

Board staff conducted informal workshops on March 30, 2004 in Sacramento and on April 1, 2004 in Whittier to solicit comments on informal draft regulation text (see above).

The Board conducted a November 2004 workshop to obtain further input on the broad issue of what the Board's role should be regarding LEA and facility operator training.

At its April 11, 2005 meeting, the Board's Permitting and Enforcement Committee discussed the Board's role in broader local enforcement agency (LEA) and facility operator training.

On September 12, 2005 Board staff conducted a facilitated discussion on the issue of what type of broader training solid waste facility operators and inspectors need beyond that already provided, and whether and how this can be provided by the Board.

At its December 13, 2005 meeting, the Board directed staff to discontinue this rulemaking.

Last updated: December 11, 2006
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