(b) Exemptions granted under this Section shall cause the solid waste
exempted under subsection (a) which is permanently disposed of by an owner
or operator of a sanitary landfill to be disregarded in calculating the volume
or weight of solid waste permanently disposed of during a calendar year
under Section 22.15 of this Act.
(c) Applications for exemptions under this Section must be submitted on
forms provided by the Agency for such purpose, together with proof of
satisfaction of all criteria for granting the exemption. For applications received on or after
March 1, 1989, exemptions issued under subsection (a) shall be effective
beginning with the next calendar quarter following issuance of the exemption.
(d) If the Agency denies a request made pursuant to subsection (a), the
applicant may seek review before the Board pursuant to Section 40 as if the
Agency had denied an application for a permit. If the Agency fails to act
within 90 days after receipt of an application, the request shall be deemed
granted until such time as the Agency has taken final action.
(e) It shall be the duty of an owner or operator of a sanitary landfill
to keep accurate records and to prove to the satisfaction of the Agency the
volume or weight of solid waste received under an exemption during a
(Source: P.A. 92-574, eff. 6-26-02.)