Digest of municipal air pollution ordinances.

by University of Pittsburgh. Health Law Center.

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Division of Air Pollution; [for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in Washington

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Series[U.S.] Public Health Service. Publication no. 982, Public Health Service publication , no. 982.
LC ClassificationsKF3812.Z95 P5 1962
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Paginationvii, 509 p.
Number of Pages509
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LC Control Number63060191

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Prepared by the Health Law Center, Graduate School of Public Health. Univer- sity of Pittsburgh, USDHE1J, PHS Division of Air Pollu- tion, Washington, D.C. Collection of ordinances relating to air pollution arranged by the city.

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Past issues are below. December August May July March December October.Code of Ordinances: Volume I: Chapter 5A.

Air Pollution Chapter 5A. Air Pollution § 5A Short Title. § 5A Declaration Of Policy. § 5A Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission Rules.

§ 5A City Air Pollution Standards. § 5A Registration Fees. § 5A Compliance Order And Emergency Action. § 5A Monitoring.