NOTE: Authority cited: Sections 39600, 39601, 41511, 38510, and 38530, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Sections 39600, 41511, and 38530, Health and Safety Code.
§ 95131. Requirements for Verification Services. Verification services shall be subject to the following requirements.
Notice of Verification Services. After the Executive Officer has provided a determination that the potential for a conflict of interest is acceptable as specified in section 95133(f) and that verification services may proceed, the verification body shall submit a notice of verification services to ARB. The verification body may begin verification services for the operator ten working days after the notice is received by the Executive Officer, or earlier if approved by the Executive Officer in writing. The notice shall include the following information:
A list of the staff who will be designated to provide verification services as a verification team, including the names of each designated staff member, the lead verifier, and all subcontractors, and a description of the roles and responsibilities each member will have during verification;
Documentation that the verification team has the skills required to provide verification services for the reporting facility. This shall include a demonstration that a verification team includes at least one member accredited to provide sector specific verification services when required below:
For providing verification services to a retail provider or marketer, at least one verification team member must be accredited by ARB as an electricity transactions specialist;
For providing verification services to the operator of a petroleum refinery or hydrogen plant, at least one verification team member must be accredited by ARB as a refinery specialist;
For providing verification services to the operator of a cement plant, at least one verification team member must be accredited by ARB as a cement plant specialist.
General information on the lead verifier and the operator, including:
The name, office address, telephone number, and e-mail address of the lead verifier;
The name of the operator and the facilities and other locations that will be subject to verification services, operator contact, address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
The industry sector, and the Standard Industrial Classification and North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes of the reporting facility;