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H. Roadmap of Part 617 before and after the 1996 Amendments

6 NYCRR PART 617
COMPARISON OF SECTIONS BEFORE AND AFTER 1996 AMENDMENTS
OLD SECTIONS NEW SECTIONS
1 - AUTHORITY, INTENT & PURPOSE 1 - AUTHORITY, INTENT & PURPOSE
-- same location
2 - DEFINITIONS 2 - DEFINITIONS
-- same location
3 - GENERAL RULES 3 - GENERAL RULES
-- same location
4 - INDIVIDUAL AGENCY PROCEDURES
-- moved to new 14
4 - TYPE I ACTIONS
-- revised content of old 12
5 - INITIAL REVIEW OF ACTIONS
-- moved to new 6
5 - TYPE II ACTIONS
-- revised content of old 13
6 - LEAD AGENCY & DETERMINATION OF SIGNIFICANCE
-- split into new 6 and 7
6 - INITIAL REVIEW OF ACTIONS AND ESTABLISHING LEAD AGENCY
-- includes old 5 and part of old 6
7 - SCOPING
-- moved to new 8
7 - DETERMINING SIGNIFICANCE -- includes part of old 6 and old 11
8 - EIS PROCEDURES -- incorporated in new 9 8 - SCOPING -- revised content of old 7
9 - DECISION-MAKING & FINDINGS
-- moved to new 11
9 - PREPARATION AND CONTENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENTS
-- includes old 8 and old 14
10 - NOTICE & FILING
-- changed title and moved to new 12
10 - GENERIC IMPACT STATEMENTS
-- same content as old 15
11 - CRITERIA FOR DETERMINING SIGNIFICANCE
-- incorporated in new 7
11 - DECISION-MAKING AND FINDINGS REQUIREMENTS -- revised content of old 9
12 - TYPE I ACTIONS
-- moved to new 4
12 - DOCUMENT PREPARATION, FILING, PUBLICATION AND DISTRIBUTION REQUIREMENTS
-- revised content of old 10
13 - TYPE II ACTIONS
-- moved to new 5
13 - FEES AND COSTS
-- revised content of old 17
14 - EIS PREPARATION & CONTENT
-- incorporated in new 9
14 - INDIVIDUAL AGENCY PROCEDURES TO Apply SEQR
-- same content as old 4
15 - GENERIC EISs
-- moved to new 10
15 - ACTIONS INVOLVING A FEDERAL AGENCY
-- same content as old 16
16 - ACTIONS INVOLVING FED AGENCY
-- moved to new 15
16 - CONFIDENTIALITY
-- same content as old 18
17 - FEES AND COSTS
-- moved to new 13
17 - REFERENCED MATERIAL -- same content as old 19
18 - CONFIDENTIALITY
-- moved to new 16
18 - SEVERABILITY -- new section added
19 - REFERENCED MATERIAL
-- moved to new 17
19 - EFFECTIVE DATE
-- revised content as old 20
20 - EFFECTIVE DATE
-- moved to new 18
20 - APPENDICES
-- revised content of old 21
- retaining Appendices A, B & C:
  • short EAF
  • long EAF
  • visual addendum
21 - APPENDICES
- D through I are repealed - model EAFs (Appendices A, B and C) remain.




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