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In the Matter of:  Proposed Amendments to Ground and Surface Water Protection Regulations, 20.6.2 NMAC

Pleadings

1. The New Mexico Environment Department’s Petition to Amend the Ground and Surface Water Protection Regulations (20.6.2 NMAC) and Request for Hearing 05/01/17 NMED
2. Notice of Appearance (Pete Domenici and Lorraine Hollingsworth, Domenici Law Firm, P.C. ) on behalf of the City of Roswell 05/04/17 Domenici Law Firm
3. Entry of Appearance (Louis W. Rose and Kari Olson of Montgomery & Andrews, P.A., and Timothy A. Dolan of Los Alamos National Security, LLC) on behalf of Los Alamos National Security, LLC, Operator of Los Alamos National Laboratory 05/04/17 LANS and LANL
4. Order for Hearing and Appointment of Hearing Officer 05/09/17 Commission
5. Amigos Bravos’ Entry of Appearance 05/09/17 Amigos Bravos
6. Notice of Appearance (Dalva L. Mollenberg, Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A.) 05/10/17 Gallagher & Kennedy
7. Notice of Appearance (Michael Bowen, Executive Director, New Mexico Mining Association) 05/11/17 NMMA
8. Notice of Appearance (The New Mexico Environmental Law Center) 05/12/17 NMELC
9. Notice of Appearance (William C. Olson) 05/19/17 William Olson
10. Procedural Order 05/31/17 Hearing Officer
11. Revised Procedural Order 06/02/17 Hearing Officer
12. Amended Notice of Appearance (New Mexico Environmental Law Center appearance on behalf of Gila Resources Information Project and Amigos Bravos) 06/14/17 NMELC
13. Entry of Appearance (New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department William Brancard and Cheryl Bada) 06/14/17 EMNRD
14. Affidavit of Publication (The Albuquerque Journal English) 06/19/17  ABQ
15. Affidavit of Publication (The Albuquerque Journal Spanish) 06/19/17  ABQ
16. Notice of Appearance (Michael L. Casillo, Air Force Legal Operations Agency, Environmental Law and Litigation Division) 06/26/17 United States Air Force
17. Affidavit of Publication (The New Mexico Register English and Spanish) 06/27/17  Register
18. United States Air Force’s Statement of Reasons for Proposed Amendments to 20.6.2 NMAC 07/21/17 United States Air Force
19. United States Air Force’s Statement of Position on New Mexico Environment Department’s Petition 07/21/17 United States Air Force
20. Entry of Appearance (The New Mexico Municipal League, Environmental Quality Association Subsection) 07/26/17 NMML
21. Environmental Quality Association Subsection, New Mexico Municipal League Comments on New Mexico Environment Department’s Petition to Amend Ground and Surface Water Protection Regulations (20.6.2 NMAC) 07/26/17 NMML
22. Entry of Appearance (Domenici Law Firm, P.C. (Pete V. Domenici, Jr. Lorraine Hollingsworth and Reed Easterwood on behalf of Laun-Dry 07/27/17 Domenici Law Firm
23. Statement of Position on the New Mexico Environment Department’s Petition to Amend the Ground and Surface Water Protection Regulations (20.6.2 NMAC) with Statement of Reasons and Proposed Changes 07/27/17 NMELC
24. City of Roswell’s Position with Statement of Reasons and Additional Proposed Amendments with Statement of Reasons Regarding the NMED’s Proposed Amendments to Regulations (20.6.2 NMAC) 07/27/17 City of Roswell
25.

Dairy Producers of New Mexico’s and Dairy Industry Group for a Clean Environment’s Statement of Position and Proposed Amendments

07/27/17 DPNM and DIGCE
26.

Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department Notice of Position on Proposed Amendments

07/27/17 EMNRD
27.

Laun-Dry Supply Company’s Position with Statement of Reasons and Additional Proposed Amendments (with Statement of Reasons) Regarding the NMED’s Proposed Amendments to Regulations (20.6.2 NMAC)

07/27/17 Laun-Dry
28.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Statement of Position on the Amendments Proposed by the New Mexico Environment Department

07/27/17 LANS and LANL
29.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Proposed Changes to Regulations and Statement of Basis

07/27/17 LANL
30.

New Mexico Mining Association’s Statement of Position and Proposed Amendments

07/27/17 NMMA
31.

The New Mexico Environment Department’s Notice of Amended Petition 

07/27/17 NMED
32.

William C. Olson Statement of Position, Proposed Amendments and Statement of Position, Proposed Amendments and Statement of Reasons for Proposed Amendments to NMED’s Proposed Revisions to 20.6.2 NMAC

07/27/17 William C. Olson
33.

William C. Olson Motion to Amend Exhibit A of Revised Procedural Order

07/31/17 William C. Olson
34.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Corrected Statement of Position on the Amendments Proposed by the New Mexico Environment Department

08/07/17 LANS
35.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Corrected Proposed Changes to Regulations and Statement of Basis

08/07/17 LANS
36.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Response to William C. Olson’s Motion to Amend Exhibit A

08/07/17 LANS
37.

The New Mexico Environment Department’s Notice of Errata

08/07/17 NMED
38.

Notice of Errata and Corrected Proposed Changes Amigos Bravos and Gila Resources Information Project

08/08/17 NMELC
39.

Order

08/11/17 Hearing Officer
40.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Expedited Motion for Prehearing Conference

08/28/17 LANS
41.

Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Expedited Motion to Stay all Filing Deadlines and Hearing

08/29/17 Amigos and Gila
42.

Order on Los Alamos National Security, LLC’S’ Expedited Motion for Prehearing Conference

08/29/17 Hearing Officer
43.

Entry of Appearance (Stuart R. Butzier and Christina C. Sheehan of Modrall, Sperling, Roehl, Harris & Sisk, P.A., on behalf of Rio Grande Resources Corporation)

08/31/17 Rio Grande
44.

Entry of Appearance (Stuart R. Butzier and Christina C. Sheehan of Modrall, Sperling, Roehl, Harris & Sisk, P.A., on behalf of American Magnesium, LLC

08/31/17 American Magnesium, LLC
45.

Entry of Appearance (Stuart R. Butzier and Christina C. Sheehan of Modrall, Sperling, Roehl, Harris & Sisk, P.A., on behalf of New Mexico Copper Corporation

08/31/17 New Mexico Copper
46.

Joint Stipulation Regarding Proposed Changes to 20.6.2 NMAC

09/06/17 Amigos and NMED
47.

Amigos Bravos and Gila Resources Information Project Notice of Intent to Present Technical Testimony

09/11/17 Amigos and Gila Resources
48.

City of Roswell’s Statement of Intent to Present Technical Evidence

09/11/17 City of Roswell
49.

Notice of Intent to Present Direct Testimony on Dairy Producers of New Mexico’s and Dairy Industry Group for a Clean Environment’s Statement on 20.6.2 NMAC Proposed Amendments

09/11/17 DPNM and DIGCE
50.

Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department Notice of Intent to Present Technical Testimony

09/11/17 EMNRD
51.

Laun-Dry’s Statement of Intent to Present Technical Evidence

09/11/17 Laun-Dry
52.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Notice of Intent to Present Technical Testimony

09/11/17 LANS
53.

New Mexico Environment Department’s Notice of Intent to Present Technical Testimony

09/11/17 NMED
54.

Notice of Intent to Present Testimony on New Mexico Mining Association’s Statement on 20.6.2 NMAC Proposed Amendments

09/11/17 NMMA
55.

New Mexico Municipal League Environmental Quality Association’s Notice of Intent to Present Technical Testimony and Exhibits

09/11/17 NMML
56.

Notice of Intent to Present Technical Testimony on behalf of The United States Air Force, Department of Defense

09/11/17 United States Air Force
57.

William C. Olson Notice of Intent to Present Technical Testimony

09/11/17 William C. Olson
58.

Written Direct Testimony of William C. Olson

09/11/17 William C. Olson
59.

Dairies’ Response to Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Expedited Motion to Stay all Filing Deadlines and Hearing

09/13/17 DIGCE
60.

The New Mexico Environment Department’s Response to Amigos Bravos’ and Gila Resources Information Project’s Motion to Stay all Filing Deadlines and Hearing

09/13/17 NMED
61.

Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Consolidated Reply to New Mexico Environment Department’s Response to Motion to Stay all filing Deadlines and Hearing

09/20/17 Amigos and Gila Resources
62.

Order on Amigos Bravos’ and Gila Resources Information Project’s Expedited Motion to Stay all Deadlines and Postpone the Hearing

09/25/17 Hearing Officer
63.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Report in Response to the August 29, 2017 Order on Expedited Motion for Prehearing Conference

09/28/17 LANS
64.

Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Motion to Dismiss in Part the New Mexico Environment Department’s Petition to Amend 20.6.2 NMAC

09/29/17 AB/GRIP
65.

Order on the Extension of the Deadline for Submittal of Rebuttal Testimony

10/02/17 Hearing Officer
66.

United States Air Force, Department of Defenses’ Notice of Corrected Technical Testimony

 10/3/17 United States Air Force
67.

Notice of Errata: Notice of Partial Withdrawal of Proposed Change

10/04/17 Laun-Dry
68.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Response in Opposition to Amigos Bravos’ and Gila River Information Project’s Motion to Dismiss in Part Petition to Amend 20.6.2 NMAC

10/16/17 LANS
69.

New Mexico Environment Department’s Response in Opposition to Amigos Bravos’ and Gila Resources Information Project’s Motion to Dismiss in Part the New Mexico Environment Department’s Petition to Amend 20.6.2 NMAC

10/16/17 NMED
70.

New Mexico Mining Association’s Response to Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Motion to Dismiss in Part the New Mexico Environment Department’s Petition to Amend 20.6.2 NMAC 

10/16/17 NMMA
71.

Notice of Filing

10/19/17 City of Roswell
72.

United States Air Force, Department of Defense’s Notice of Corrected Technical Testimony

10/20/17 United States Air Force
73.

Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Consolidated Reply to Responses filed by the New Mexico Environment Department, New Mexico Mining Association, and Los Alamos National Security, LLC on Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Motion to Dismiss in Part the New Mexico Environment Department’s Petition to Amend 20.6.2 NMAC.

10/24/17 AB/GRIP
74.

United States Air Force, Department of Defense’s Notice of Filing of Written Rebuttal Technical Testimony

10/26/17 United States Air Force
75.

United States Air Force, Department of Defense Written Rebuttal Technical Testimony of Samuel Brock

 10/26/17 United States Air Force
76.

United States Air Force, Department of Defense Written Rebuttal  Technical Testimony of Scott Clark

10/27/17 United States Air Force
77.

Amigos Bravos and Gila Resources Information Project Notice of Intent to Present Technical Rebuttal Testimony

10/27/17 AB/GRIP
78.

Notice of Intent to Present Written Rebuttal Testimony on Behalf of Dairy Producers of New Mexico’s and Dairy Industry Group for a Clean Environment

10/27/17 DPNM/DIGCE
79.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Notice of Filing Rebuttal Technical Testimony

10/27/17 LANS
80.

Rebuttal Testimony of Robert S. Beers Los Alamos National Security, LLC.

10/27/17 LANS
81.

New Mexico Environment Department’s Notice of Intent to Present Rebuttal Technical Testimony

10/27/17 NMED
82.

New Mexico Mining Association’s Notice of Intent to Present Technical Testimony on Rebuttal

10/27/17 NMMA
83.

New Mexico Municipal League Environmental Quality Association’s Rebuttal Technical Testimony

10/27/17 NMML
84.

William C. Olson Notice of Intent to Present Rebuttal Testimony

10/27/17 William C. Olson
85.

Written Rebuttal Testimony of William C. Olson

10/27/17 William C. Olson
86.

Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Written Objection to the New Mexico Environment Department’s Proposed Second Procedural Order

10/30/17 AB/GRIP
87.

Second Procedural Order

10/31/17 Hearing Officer
88.

Notice of Withdrawal of the New Mexico Environment Department’s Proposed Definition of Discharge Permit Amendment and Related Changes to 20.6.2 NMAC

11/07/17 NMED
89.

Amended Notice of Withdrawal of the New Mexico Environment Department’s Proposed Definition of Discharge Permit Amendment and Related Changes to 20.6.2 NMAC

11/09/17 NMED
90.

United States Air Force, Department of Defenses’ Notice of Filing of Written Sur-Rebuttal Technical Testimony

11/09/17 United States Air Force
91.

New Mexico Municipal League Environmental Quality Association’s Notice of Substitution of Technical Testimony Witness

11/09/17 NMML
92.

Joint Stipulation Regarding the New Mexico Environment Department’s Notice of Withdrawal of the New Mexico Environment Department’s Proposed Definition  of Discharge Permit Amendment and Related Changes to 20.6.2 NMAC 

11/13/17  
93.

Entry of Appearance ( Jay F. Stein, Stein & Brockmann, P.A.)

11/13/17

NMML

 

94.

Order Denying Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Motion to Dismiss in Part

11/21/17

Chair Commission

95.

Joint Stipulation Regarding Post Hearing Submittals Filing Deadline

12/08/17  
96.

Corrected Joint Stipulation Regarding Post Hearing Submittals Filing Deadline

12/11/17  
97.

Notice of Transcript Filing

12/11/17 Administrator
98.

Order on the Joint Stipulation Regarding the Post Hearing Submittals Filing Deadline

12/11/17 Hearing Officer
99.

Amigos Bravos/Gila Resources Information Project’s Closing Argument

02/16/18 AB/GRIP
100.

Amigos Bravos/Gila Resources Information Project’s Proposed Statement of Reasons

02/16/18 AB/Grip
101.

Dairy Producers of New Mexico’s and Dairy Industry Group for the Clean Environment’s Written Closing Argument and Proposed Statement of Reasons for Proposed Amendments to 20.6.2 NMAC

02/16/18 DPNM/DIGCE
102.

Laun-Dry’s Proposed Findings of Facts and Conclusions of Law

02/16/18 Laun-Dry
103.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Closing Legal Argument and Proposed Statement of Reasons

02/16/18 LANS
104.

The New Mexico Environment Department’s Closing Argument and Proposed Statement of Reasons

02/16/18 NMED
105.

New Mexico Mining Association’s Written Closing Argument and Proposed Statement of Reasons for Proposed Amendments to 20.6.2 NMAC

02/16/18 NMMMA
106.

New Mexico Municipal League’s Proposed finding of Fact and Conclusions of Law, and Closing Argument

02/16/18 NMML
107.

Post-Hearing Submission of Rio Grande Resources Corporation New Mexico Copper Corporation, and American Magnesium, LLC

02/16/18  Joint
108.

Roswell’s Proposed Findings of Facts and Conclusions of Law

02/16/18 Roswell
109.

United States Air Force, Department of Defense Closing Argument, Partial Findings of Fact and Conclusion of Law

02/16/18 United States Air Force
110.

William C. Olson Closing Argument

02/16/18 William C. Olson
111.

William C. Olson Proposed Statement of Reasons

02/16/18 William C. Olson
112.

William C. Olson Final Proposed Amendments to NMED Proposed Revisions to 20.6.2 NMAC

02/16/18 William C. Olson
113.

Hearing Officer Report

04/06/18 Hearing Officer
114.

Post Scheduling Order Exceptions to the Hearing Officer Report

04/06/18 Hearing Officer
115.

The New Mexico Environment Department’s Second Notice of Errata

04/23/18 NMED
116.

New Mexico Environment Department’s Motion to Withdraw the Hearing Officer’s Report and Vacate the Post Scheduling Order

04/26/18 NMED
117.

Motion to Provisionally Extend, From May 7 to June 15, 2018, The Deadline for Parties’ Exceptions to the Hearing Officer Report

05/04/18 Joint
118.

Joint Motion to Withdraw the Hearing Officer’s Report Or, Alternatively, to Waive the Deadline Under 20.6.2.305.C NMAC

05/04/18 Joint
119.

Unopposed Motion to Vacate Current Deadline for Parties’ Exceptions to the Hearing Officer Report

05/04/18 Rio Grande Resources Corporation, New Mexico Copper Corp. and American Magnesium, LLC
120.

Revised Procedural Order and Order Denying the Withdrawal of the Hearing Officer Report

05/04/18 Hearing Officer
121.

Order on Joint Motion to Withdraw the Hearing Officer’s Report or, Alternatively to Waive the Deadline Under 20.6.2.305(C) NMAC

05/11/18 Commission
122.

Scheduling Order

05/31/18 Hearing Officer
123.

New Mexico Environment Department’s Third Notice of Errata

06/14/18 NMED
124.

Notice of Filing of Joint Proposed Report

06/15/18 Joint
125.

Joint Proposed Report

06/15/18 Joint
126.

Amigos Bravos/Gila Resources Information Project’s Exceptions to the Hearing Officer’s Report Filed April 11, 2018

06/15/18 AB/Grip
127.

The New Mexico Environment Department’s Motion for Leave to Respond to Amigos Bravos/Gila Resources Information Project’s Exceptions to the Hearing Officer’s Report filed April 11, 2018

06/22/18 NMED
128.

Order on Amigos Bravo’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Memorandum on Logical Outgrowth and the New Mexico Environment Department’s and the New Mexico Mining Association’s New Jointly Proposed Amendment to Section 20.6.2.4103.A,B NMAC

06/26/18 Hearing Officer
129.

Revised Order on AB/Grip’ Motion and Response Deadlines

06/29/18 Hearing Officer
130.

Revised Hearing Officer Report

06/29/18 Hearing Officer
131.

The New Mexico Environment Department’s Comments on the Revised Hearing Officer’s Report Filed June 29, 2018

07/02/18 NMED
132.

New Mexico Mining Association’s Joinder in NMED’s Response to AB/Grip’s Exceptions to the Hearing Officer’s Report 

07/03/18 NMMA
133.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Comments on the Revised Hearing Officer’s Report

07/05/18 LANS
134.

Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Motion for Leave to File Exceptions to the June 29,2018 Hearing Officer Report

07/06/18 AB/Grip
135.

Los Alamos National Security, LLC’s Response to Amigos Bravos/Gila Resources Information Project’s Exceptions to the Hearing Officer’s Report filed April 11, 2018

07/06/18 LANS
136.

New Mexico Municipal League’s Comments on the Revised Hearing Officer’s Report Filed June 29, 2018

07/09/18 NMML
137.

Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Consolidated Reply to Responses filed by the New Mexico Environment Department and Los Alamos National Security, LLC on Amigos Bravos’s and Gila Resources Information Project’s Logical Outgrowth Doctrine Memorandum

07/16/18 AB/Grip

 

                                                 All questions regarding the Commission should be directed to:

Pam Castaneda
Administrator for Boards & Commissions

New Mexico Environment Department
P.O. Box 5469
Santa Fe, NM 87502
Tel (505) 827-2425
Fax (505) 827-1628

email: pam.castaneda@state.nm.us

 

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