The Ohio Air Quality Development Authority (“the Authority”) values the input of all stakeholders in the regulatory process and encourages your participation in the rule making process. Below you will find information on rules currently being proposed by the Authority.


Under the CSI, state agencies, including the Authority, are required to draft rules in collaboration with stakeholders, assess and justify an adverse impact on the business community (as defined by SB 2 of the 129th General Assembly), and provide an opportunity for the affected public to provide input on the rules. In this section you will find proposed rules, business impact analysis forms and any additional documentation:

  • ORC 3706.40 – 3706.63
  • Proposed Rules:
    • 3706-4-01 Definitions
    • 3706-4-02 Purpose and Scope
    • 3706-4-03 Application Requirements
    • 3706-4-04 Application Approval
    • 3706-4-05 Generation Reporting and Renewable Resource Credits
  • Business Impact Analysis 

CSI provided recommendations to the Authority regarding proposed rules on October 17, 2019.

Contact Information for Comments

The comment period has closed. The Authority welcomed comments regarding these proposed rules until 5 pm EST on October 7, 2019.


The Authority filed a rule proposal with the JCARR to begin the legislature’s rule-review process on October 18, 2019. The process requires the state agency to conduct a public hearing 31 to 40 days after the original file date. Generally, 41 to 65 days after the original file date, JCARR schedules the state agency to appear at a meeting concerning the rule proposal.

In this section, you will find rules, including the public hearing notices, currently under review of JCARR:

If you have any questions regarding any of the proposed administrative rules, please visit our contact page.