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MCER NO. 1-88AM:  PROPOSED REPEAL OF  DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION REGULATION - Control of Noise from Heat Pumps  and Air Conditioners on Property in Residential Zones

 

SUMMARY:  Executive Regulation 1-88AM raised the maximum permissible sound level limits for heat pumps and air conditioners on lots having an area of less than 12,000 square feet.  This regulation is proposed for repeal because advancing technology has rendered the regulation obsolete. 


 

COMMENTS:  Written comments must be submitted by March 31, 2005, to Thomas S. Ogle, Department of Environmental Protection, 255 Rockville Pike, Suite 120, Rockville, Maryland  20850; 240/777-7755.

 

AUTHORIZATION AND PROCEDURAL METHOD:  Montgomery County Code 1994, Section 31B-3.  Method 2.

 

COPIES OF THE REGULATION:  A copy of this regulation may be obtained from Thomas S. Ogle, Department of Environmental Protection, 255 Rockville Pike, Suite 120, Rockville, Maryland  20850; 240/777-7755.

 

 

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