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BMP ID: 2887
Title: Allow department access to facilities and documents
Text: "Monitoring, Recording, and Reporting Requirements: Inspection and Entry: The permittee shall allow the head of the Department or the Regional Administrator, or authorized representative thereof, upon the presentation of credentials and other documents as may be required by law, to: 1. Enter upon the permittee's premises where a regulated facility or activity is located or conducted, or where records must be kept under the conditions of this permit; 2. Have access to and copy, at reasonable times, any records that must be kept under the conditions of this permit; 3. Inspect at reasonable times any facilities, equipment (including monitoring and control equipment), practices, or operations regulated or required under this permit; and, 4. Sample or monitor at reasonable times, for the purpose of assuring permit compliance, any substance or parameters at any location."
Source Publication Name: Montana Final Statewide Oil and Gas Environmental Impact Statement and Proposed Amendment of the Powder River and Billings Resource Management Plans
Citation Section: Hydrology Appendix-General Discharge Permit Coal Bed Methane Produced Water Montana Department of Environmental Quality Authorization to Discharge Under the Montana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
Citation Page: HYD-24, HYD-25
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Required
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
• Monitoring
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Primary Contact: Montana Department of Environmental Quality
1520 E. Sixth Avenue P.O. Box 200901
Helena, Montana  59620  United States
Phone:(406) 841 5000     Alt. Phone:
Fax:     E-mail: 
Alternate Contact:  
Categories: Water Quantity and Rights
Water Quality and Pollution
Location: Montana
Vegetation Types:
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Date Entered: 2009-03-09 16:27 UTC
Last Updated: 2009-07-15 13:19 UTC