Clean Air Act Amendments
S.1630 Agreed to One Hundred First Congress of the United States of
AT THE SECOND SESSION
Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday, the twenty-third
day of January, one thousand nine hundred and ninety
TITLE-To amend the Clean Air Act to provide for attainment and
maintenance of health protective national ambient air quality
standards, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United
States of America in Congress assembled,
TITLE I-PROVISIONS FOR ATTAINMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF NATIONAL AMBIENT
AIR QUALITY STANDARDS
Sec. 101. General planning requirements.
Sec. 102. General provisions for nonattainment areas.
Sec. 103. Additional provisions for ozone nonattainment areas.
Sec. 104. Additional provisions for carbon monoxide nonattainment
Sec. 105. Additional provisions for particulate matter (PM-10)
Sec. 106. Additional provisions for areas designated nonattainment
for sulfur oxides, nitrogen dioxide, and lead.
Sec. 107. Provisions related to Indian tribes.
Sec. 108. Miscellaneous provisions.
Sec. 109. Interstate pollution.
Sec. 110. Conforming amendments.
Sec. 111. Transportation system impacts on clean air.
SEC. 101. GENERAL PLANNING REQUIREMENTS.
(a) Area Designations.-Section 107(d) of the Clean Air Act (42
U.S.C. 7407(d)) is amended to read as follows:
"(1) Designations generally.-
"(A) Submission by governors of initial designations
following promulgation of new or revised standards.-By such
date as the Administrator may reasonably require, but not
later than 1 year after promulgation of a new or revised
national ambient air quality standard for any pollutant
under section 109, the Governor of each State shall (and at
any other time the Governor of a State deems appropriate the
Governor may) submit to the Administrator a list of all
areas (or portions thereof) in the State, designating as-
"(i) nonattainment, any area that does not meet (or
that contributes to ambient air quality in a nearby area
that does not meet) the national primary or secondary