Indiana Security: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Creation of the Indiana Department of Homeland Security: Indiana Code (IC) 5-2-1-3

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Community right to know: IC 13-25-2-1 to 13-25-2-18

Indiana Emergency Response Commission: IC 13-25-1-1 to 13-25-1-7

Pesticide use and application: 355 Indiana Administrative Code (IAC) 4-1-1.1 to 4-6-10

Solid waste:

Municipal solid waste landfill (MSWLF) requirements: 329 IAC 10-20-1(c)

Solid waste processing facilities: 329 IAC 11-9-2(h)(1) and 329 IAC 11-13.5-2

Trade secrets: IC 5-14-3 and IC 24-2-3-2


Wastewater: 327 IAC 7.1-4-9

Land application of wastewater: 327 IAC 7.1-8-5

Regulatory Agencies

Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) Office of Water Quality Permits Branch

IDEM Office of Land Quality Compliance and Response Branch Hazardous Waste Management Program

IDEM Office of Emergency Response

Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS) Indiana Emergency Response Commission (IERC)

Office of the Indiana State Chemist and Seed Commissioner (OISC) Pesticide Section

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 5

Local emergency planning committees (LEPCs)

Local fire and police departments

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Indiana's requirements concerning security for air toxics are covered in the state's accidental release prevention program, which follows the federal program. See the national sections RISK MANAGEMENT PROGRAM and SECURITY for more information.

Indiana follows the federal emergency planning requirements to establish the emergency planning and response requirements for facilities that are required to comply with EPCRA. For additional ...

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