(415 ILCS 5/13.3)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 1013.3)
In accordance with Section 7.2, the Board shall adopt regulations
which are identical in substance to federal regulations or amendments thereto
promulgated by the Administrator of the United States Environmental
Protection Agency to implement Sections 307(b), (c), (d), 402(b)(8) and
402(b)(9) of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended. The
Board may consolidate into a single rulemaking under this Section all such
federal regulations adopted within a period of time not to exceed 6 months.
The provisions and requirements of Title VII of this Act shall not apply to
regulations adopted under this Section. Sections 5-35 and 5-75 of the Illinois
Administrative Procedure Act relating to procedures for rulemaking shall not
apply to regulations adopted under this Section. However, the Board shall
provide for notice and public comment before adopted rules are filed with the
Secretary of State.
(Source: P.A. 88-45; 89-445, eff. 2-7-96.)