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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 23-1408



Availability of Fiscal-Year Report for the Reclamation Fee O & M Trust Account

[53 Pa.B. 6530]
[Saturday, October 14, 2023]

 The Department of Environmental Protection (Department) announces the availability of a draft Fiscal-Year Report (report) for the Reclamation Fee O & M Trust Account. This account was established to provide funds for the operation and maintenance of mine drainage treatment facilities at mine sites with post-mining discharges at Alternate Bonding System Legacy Sites as defined at 25 Pa. Code § 86.17(e) (relating to permit and reclamation fees) this report contains a financial analysis of the revenue and expenditures from the account for Fiscal Year (FY) 2022-2023 and provides projections for the FY 2023-2024.

 The Department will accept comments on this draft report through Monday, November 6, 2023. Commentators are encouraged to submit comments using the Department's online eComment process at www.ahs.dep. or by e-mail to Written comments may be mailed to the Department of Environmental Protection, Policy Office, Rachel Carson State Office Building, P.O. Box 2063, Harrisburg, PA 17105-2063. Use ''Reclamation Fee Report'' as the subject line in written communication.

 The report and any comments provided will be reviewed with the Mining and Reclamation Advisory Board at the November 9, 2023, meeting.

 The report is available on the Department's web site at

 Questions regarding the draft report should be directed to Greg Greenfield, Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Mining Programs, Rachel Carson State Office Building, 5th Floor, P.O. Box 8461, Harrisburg, PA 17105-8461, at or (717) 787-3174.

 Persons with a disability may contact the Department or through the Pennsylvania Hamilton Relay Service at (800) 654-5984 (TDD users) or (800) 654-5988 (voice users).


[Pa.B. Doc. No. 23-1408. Filed for public inspection October 13, 2023, 9:00 a.m.]

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