[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 210 (Monday, October 31, 2016)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 75365-75366]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-26209]



40 CFR Part 63

[EPA-HQ-OAR-2009-0234; FRL-9954-62-OAR]
RIN 2060-AS75

Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) Completion of Electronic 
Reporting Requirements

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Proposed rule; extension of comment period.


SUMMARY: On September 29, 2016, the Environmental Protection Agency 
(EPA) proposed a rule titled, ``Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) 
Completion of Electronic Reporting Requirements.'' The EPA is extending 
the comment period on the proposed rule that was scheduled to close on 
October 31, 2016, by 15 days until November 15, 2016. The EPA is making 
this change based on three requests for additional time to prepare 
comments on this proposed rule.

DATES: The public comment period for the proposed rule published in the 
Federal Register on September 29, 2016 (81 FR 67062), is being 
extended. Written comments must be received on or before November 15, 

ADDRESSES: The EPA has established a docket for the proposed rulemaking 
(available at http://www.regulations.gov). The Docket ID No. is EPA-HQ-
OAR-2009-0234. Submit your comments, identified by

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Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-OAR-2009-0234, to the Federal eRulemaking Portal: 
http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for 
submitting comments. Once submitted, comments cannot be edited or 
withdrawn. The EPA may publish any comment received to its public 
docket. Do not submit electronically any information you consider to be 
Confidential Business Information (CBI) or other information whose 
disclosure is restricted by statute. If you need to include CBI as part 
of your comment, please visit http://www.epa.gov/dockets/comments.html 
for instructions. Multimedia submissions (audio, video, etc.) must be 
accompanied by a written comment. The written comment is considered the 
official comment and should include discussion of all points you wish 
to make.
    For additional submission methods, the full EPA public comment 
policy, and general guidance on making effective comments, please visit 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For additional information on this 
action, contact Barrett Parker, Sector Policies and Programs Division, 
Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards (D243-05), Environmental 
Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711; telephone number: 
(919) 541-5635; email address: [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: To allow additional time for stakeholders to 
provide comments, the EPA has decided to extend the public comment 
period until November 15, 2016.

    Dated: October 24, 2016.
Stephen Page,
Director, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards.
[FR Doc. 2016-26209 Filed 10-28-16; 8:45 am]