The New Mexico Water Quality Control Commission (WQCC) has vacated the June 9, 2015 public hearing date, as well as the June 16, 2015 hearing date, to consider proposed amendments to various sections of 20.6.4 NMAC, Standards for Interstate and Intrastate Surface Waters. This notice is being issued given the proximity of the previously scheduled hearing date. The public hearing date has not yet been rescheduled, but will be publicly noticed at least thirty days in advance.
The petitions and proposed amendments are docketed as WQCC 14-05 (R) and may be viewed on the Department’s website, at
https://www.env.nm.gov/swqb/TriennialReview/2013/index.html, or during regular business hours by contacting Pam Castaneda, Commission Administrator, 1190 S. St. Francis Drive, Room S-2102, Santa Fe, New Mexico, (505) 827-2425.
The Department’s petition for a hearing request on the Triennial Review presented to the Water Quality Control Commission on July 8, 2014, is
available online. The hearing petition includes changes to the Public Discussion Draft in consideration of comments received. The schedule and procedural orders for the Triennial Review were published by the Hearing Officer appointed by the Water Quality Control Commission in the New Mexico Register and in newspapers on July 31, 2014, and are also available here online.