Our July 21st meeting will air live here: https://pacast.com/live/irrc  All letters and emails submitted by 10:00 am on July 19th will be reviewed by our Commissioners before the meeting.  


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Remarks are limited to three minutes. You may supplement your remarks with written comments.


We appreciate the considerable interest in this meeting and anticipate that a large number of individuals will wish to speak. We will first provide an opportunity to speak, as time allows, to those who have pre-registered and submitted advance copies of their remarks. If time remains, other attendees will have an opportunity. 


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Additional information can be found on our meeting agenda: http://www.irrc.state.pa.us/documents/uploads/meetings/07-21-2022_Agenda.pdf

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Regulation #7-569: Safe Drinking Water PFAS MCL Rule

Sets maximum contaminant level goals and maximum contaminant levels for perfluorooctanoic acid and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid.

Regulation Details
IRRC Number 3334 Proposed Regulation Received February 15, 2022
Agency Name Environmental Quality Board PA Bulletin Publish Date February 26, 2022
Regulation Status Proposed Close of Public Comment April 27, 2022
PA Code 25 Pa. Code Chapter 109 Final Due By April 29, 2024
Analysts Assigned Fiona E. Cormack  (FEC)
Michelle L. Elliott  (MLE)
IRRC Comments Due May 27, 2022
Final-Form Regulation Received N/A
Public Meeting Date N/A
Published as Final N/A
Actions Taken
No IRRC Actions taken at this time

  • Proposed Regulation
  • Final Regulation
  • Related Documents

Public Comments on Proposed Regulation

June 20, 2022

June 10, 2022

May 31, 2022

May 31, 2022

May 20, 2022

Legislative Comments (on the Proposed and Final Regulation)

May 24, 2022

April 28, 2022

April 28, 2022

April 28, 2022

April 22, 2022

IRRC Comments on Proposed Regulation

May 27, 2022

Final regulation has not yet been submitted.

Public Comments on Final Regulation

There are currently no public comments on the final regulation.


Legislative Comments (on the Proposed and Final Regulation)

House Enviro Res and En Comm May 24, 2022
29 Reps and 5 Local Gov April 28, 2022
Rep Otten April 28, 2022
Senator Collett April 28, 2022
REP SANCHEZ April 22, 2022

IRRC Order(s)

There are currently no IRRC orders.


In addition to comments, IRRC occasionally receives other correspondence and written materials from state agencies and the legislature regarding pending regulations. These documents can be found on this portion of our website.

Hearing Transcript 3.21.2022 May 7, 2022
Hearing Transcript 3.22.2022 May 7, 2022
Hearing Transcript 3.23.2022 May 7, 2022
Hearing Transcript 3.24.2022 May 7, 2022
Hearing Transcript 3.25.2022 May 7, 2022