Overall, Consultant shall provide services which encompass aspects of the NPDES program as it pertains to the Federal Clean Water Act, the Porter-Cologne Act, the statewide General Permits relating to Construction, Industrial, DeMinimus
and all related regulations, policies, procedures and actions as implemented by the State Water Resources Control Board.
As the federal court in the Northern District of Iowa explained, cases uniformly observe that the deminimus
"rule applies only where there are uncertain and indefinite periods of time involved of a few seconds or minutes duration, and where the failure to count such time is due to considerations justified by industrial realities.
There is a refrigerant leak or possibly a deminimus
An exception to bypass the DoD HCA approval process is possible under the DeMinimus
Clause in the USC.
Mr Lewis added: "NFU Cymru feels that the terms semi-improved and semi-natural land have somehow been mixed up and also that currently no deminimus
areas is planned under the legislation.
Extractables are approaching the deminimus
level and may actually comply with FDA regulations in a few years.
Moreover, the term does not include deminimus
incidental soil movement occurring during normal dredging to maintain, deepen or extend navigation channels in navigable waters .