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Errata - Notice of Acceptance of Draft Generic EIS and Public Hearing

The notice from the State Fire Prevention and Building Code Council published in the July 4, 2001 edition of the Environmental Notice Bulletin contained incorrect information about the locations within the cities of New York and Plattsburgh where there will be a video conference connection for the August 20, 2001, public hearing on the Council's Draft Generic EIS on its proposal to repeal the existing text of the Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code ("Uniform Code") (9 NYCRR Part 600 et seq.) and the State Energy Conservation Construction Code ("State Energy Code") (9 NYCRR Part 7810 et seq.) and to adopt new provisions for both sets of regulations.

The correct locations for those sites are:

Plattsburgh State University
Sibley Hall - Room 416
Rugar Street
Plattsburgh, New York
and
Downstate Medical Center
Health Science Education Building - Room 318
395 Lenox Road
Brooklyn, New York.

Other information in the original notice is correct as published.

Notice of Public Meeting

Statewide - The State Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice that a meeting of the Environmental Board will be held at 2:00 p.m., August 20, 2001 in Conference Room 1417 of the Department’s main offices at 625 Broadway, Albany, New York.

The Environmental Board will consider the following rulemaking actions of the Department of Environmental Conservation:

This meeting is open to the public.

Contact: Ruth L. Earl, Executive Secretary, State Environmental Board

Notice of Proposed Rule Making

Pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law, Sections 11-0303, 13-0329, 13-0331, and 13-0342 the Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following:

Proposed amendments to regulations 6NYCRR Part 44 relating to the regulation of the harvest and possession of crabs in New York waters; amendment of regulations relative to the size of circular escape vents in all lobster pots; required harvest reporting for all lobster and crab harvesters and dealers, and prohibiting the possession of Chinese Mitten Crabs in New York State.

For further information contact: Byron H. Young, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Bureau of Marine Resources, 205 North Belle Meade Road, Suite 1, East Setauket, NY 11733, phone: [631] 444-0470, E-mail: bhyoung@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Natural Gas Policy Act Notices

On July 14, 2000, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued a final Rule (Order 616) in Docket No. RM00-6-000 reinstating wellhead determination procedures under the Natural Gas Policy Act of 1978. Order No. 616 reinstates the procedures for Section 107 wellhead gas that qualifies for a tax credit under Section 29 of the Internal Revenue Code.

In accordance with an agreement between the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission: under the authority of §§3-0301(1)(w), 3-0301(2)(d) and 3-0301(2)(j) of the New York State Environmental Law and Sections 503(c) and described in 503(a) of the Natural Gas Policy Act of 1978 (P.L. 95-621); notice is hereby given that the following operators have filed a complete application seeking a determination for tight formation gas under NGPA Section 107 to be eligible for a tax credit under Section 29 of the Internal Revenue Code for the gas produced from the indicated well. Any person may review the application at the office of the Division of Mineral Resources located at 625 Broadway, 3rd Floor, Albany, NY, 12233-6500, telephone number (518) 402-8056. Comments on any application must be submitted in writing to the Division at the above address on or before the indicated date, stating the precise grounds of support for, opposition to, or other interest in the application.

Region

NGPA

Request No.

Operator

API No.

County

Town

Last Filing Date

9 NY616-195 Kastle Resources Enterprises 31-013-15053 Chautauqua Harmony 08/22/01
9 NY616-196 Kastle Resources Enterprises 31-013-20143 Chautauqua Cherry Creek 08/22/01
9 NY616-197 Kastle Resources Enterprises 31-013-17192 Chautauqua Ellington 08/22/01
9 NY616-198 Kastle Resources Enterprises 31-013-16523 Chautauqua Cherry Creek 08/22/01
9 NY616-199 Kastle Resources Enterprises 31-013-15373 Chautauqua Harmony 08/22/01
9 NY616-200 Kastle Resources Enterprises 31-013-17173 Chautauqua Ellington 08/22/01
9 NY616-201 Kastle Resources Enterprises 31-013-18736 Chautauqua Ellington 08/22/01
9 NY616-202 Kastle Resources Enterprises 31-013-16319 Chautauqua Ellington 08/22/01