Maine Revised Statutes

§1318-C. Spill prevention control and clean-up plan

A responsible party may develop and submit to the commissioner spill prevention, control and clean-up plans referred to in this section as "the plan" to address discharges of hazardous matter. [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]

1. Plan content.  Spill prevention control and clean-up plans must include at a minimum the following information:
A. The hazardous matter and substances covered including the reportable quantity for each hazardous matter and mixture measured in pounds if a solid and in pounds and gallons if a liquid; [1993, c. 355, §53 (AMD).]
B. Any containment and diversionary structures or equipment where appropriate; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
C. Inspection, maintenance and testing procedures for storage and containment areas; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
D. A list of emergency response equipment and locations and a description of the capabilities of the equipment; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
E. A description of employee training programs; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
F. A description of areas in need of protection and method of protection; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
G. A description of discharge detection devices and emergency warning systems; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
H. A list of on-site emergency coordinators and the qualifications of on-site trained employee responders; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
I. A description of evacuation procedures and assembly points; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
J. Notification procedures for federal, state and local officials; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
K. Procedures for supplying written reports to the department; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
L. General response and clean-up protocols by substance or substance class; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
M. Specific on-site containment, treatment or removal plans; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
N. A description of the record-keeping process for responses involving the implementation of this plan; [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
O. A description and copies of mutual aid agreements and any agreements with clean-up contractors; and [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
P. A promulgation statement and date of plan adoption. [1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW).]
[ 1993, c. 355, §53 (AMD) .]
2. Submission.  The plan and all amendments to the plan must be submitted to the commissioner upon adoption or amendment.
[ 1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW) .]
3. Amendments.  The plan must be amended as necessary to reflect current conditions at the facility or as determined appropriate by the facility or state agencies.
[ 1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW) .]
1991, c. 208, §3 (NEW). 1993, c. 355, §53 (AMD).