(1) At the time that any final permit decision is issued under ARM 17.30.1378, the department shall issue a response to comments. This response must:

(a) specify which provisions, if any, of the draft permit have been changed in the final permit decision, and the reasons for the change; and

(b) briefly describe and respond to all significant comments on the draft permit raised during the public comment period, or during any hearing.

History: 75-5-201, 75-5-401, MCA; IMP, 75-5-401, MCA; NEW, 1989 MAR p. 2060, Eff. 12/8/89; TRANS, from DHES, 1996 MAR p. 1499.