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Annual, Monitoring, and Reporting Violation Public Notice Requirements

Annual, monitoring, and reporting violation public notice requirements.

Annual Public Notice Requirements of 30 TAC §290.122 (c) Monitoring and Reporting Violations

Violation Report Form

1. Notify TCEQ Violation Report Form

2. Submit to TCEQ copies of all notifications within ten days of distribution

3. Initial public notice:

  • Within 3 months; Mandatory health effects language is not required, however, example language is provided.
  • Community systems:
  • Publish the notice in a daily newspaper; or If a daily newspaper is not available to all customers, publish the notice in a weekly newspaper; or If a weekly newspaper is not available to all customers, notify customers by direct delivery or by continuously posting in conspicuous places.
  • Noncommunity systems:
  • Notify by direct delivery; or Continuously post the notice in conspicuous places for as long as the violation exists or at least 7 days.

4. Additional notice:

  • Mandatory health effects language is not required.
  • Community systems:
  • Issue repeat notices every 12 months by mail delivery or by hand delivery for as long as the violation exists. May be included in the Consumer Confidence Report
  • Noncommunity systems:
  • If the initial notice was by continuously posting, it must be posted as long as the violation exists or at least 7 days; If the initial notice was by direct delivery, notice by direct delivery must be repeated at least every three months for as long as the violation exists.

5. When the violation is corrected, notification must be issued in the same manner as the original notice was issued.