Rules and Regulations



Welcome to Rules and Regulation governing the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality. This segment of the Nebraska Administrative Code is maintained in cooperation with the Nebraska Secretary of State, the official repository for the rules and regulations of all state agencies in Nebraska.

Every effort is being made to make these rules and regulations complete and accurate. Nevertheless, certain regulations currently may not be available in a digitized format. These will be added when they become available. Although the text of the regulations on the internet is to the best of our knowledge accurate, we recommend that the internet version be used for research and informational purposes only. For legal purposes certified copies of the Nebraska Administrative Code are available through the Nebraska Secretary of State's Office (402-471-2385 or 402-471-2554). If you have comments on the internet version of the regulations or would like a hard copy of any regulation, please E-mail us at:
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Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality Proposed Rules and Regulations

Current Rules and Regulations
Title
Number
Title Name
Effective Date of Last Revision
Title 114
Landfill Closure Assistance Fund - REPEALED
Waste Management Division
REPEALED - August 17, 2008
Rules of Practice and Procedure
Legal Services Division
June 8, 2004
Code of Ethics
Director
November 5, 1981
Nebraska Surface Water Quality Standards ** Not included in search feature **
Water Quality Division
April 1, 2012
Groundwater Quality Standardsand Use Classification
Water Quality Division
March 27, 2006
Rules and Regulations Pertaining to the Issuance of Permits under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
Water Quality Division
May 16, 2005
Rules in 401(1)a Certification
Water Quality Division
August 18, 1987
Title 121
Effluent Guidelines and Standards - REPEALED, see Title 119
Water Quality Division
REPEALED May 15, 2005
Rules and Regulations for Underground Injection and Mineral Production Wells
Water Quality Division
April 2, 2002
Rules And Regulations For The Design, Operation And Maintenance Of Wastewater Works
Water Quality Division
March 3, 2008
Rules and Regulations for the Design, Operation and Maintenance of On-site Wastewater Treatment Systems
Water Quality Division
August 11, 2012
Title 125
Rules and Regulations for the Design, Operation and Maintenance of Individual Waste Treatment Lagoons
Water Quality Division
REPEALED October 3, 1999
Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Management of Waste
Waste Management Division
August 11, 1999
Title 127
Rules and Regulations Governing the Nebraska Pretreatment Program - REPEALED, see Title 119
Water Quality Division
REPEALED May 15, 2005
Nebraska Hazardous Waste Regulations
Waste Management Division
August 18, 2007
Nebraska Air Quality Regulations
Air Quality Division
December 9, 2013
Livestock Waste Control Regulations
Water Quality Division
October 4, 2011
Rules and Regulations for the Wastewater Treatment Facilities and Drinking Water Construction Assistance Program
Water Quality Division
January 4, 2012
Integrated Solid Waste Management Regulations
Waste Management Division
Revised May 6, 2013
Litter Reduction and Recycling Grant Program
Waste Management Division
January 11, 2012
Rules and Regulations for Mineral Exploration Holes
Water Quality Division
October 29, 1986
Title 136
Scrap Tire Management Rules and Regulations
Waste Management Division
Repealed April 11, 2005
Rules and Regulations for the Disposal Low-level Radioactive Waste
Low-Level Radioactive Waste Program
November 9, 1994
Chemigation Regulations
Water Quality Division
April 1, 2012
Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Groundwater Management Areas
Water Quality Division
April 13, 2002
Rules and Regulations for Certification of Wastewater Treatment Operators in Nebraska
Water Quality Division
March 13, 2006
Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Agricultural Chemical Containment
Water Quality Division
June 27, 2011
Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Grants Program
Waste Management Division
June 27, 2011
Petroleum Release Remedial Action Reimbursement Fund
Water Quality Division
August 30, 2008


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Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
1200 "N" Street, Suite 400
P.O. Box 98922
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509
(402) 471-2186