Governing Law and Regulations
Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) Division of Environment
Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC)
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7
U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL)
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Kansas has established self-inspection requirements under its air, hazardous waste, solid waste, and water regulations. State agencies are also permitted, and in some cases required, to conduct inspections under state environmental and hazardous materials motor carrier regulations. See TABLE 1 for state self-inspection requirements for environmental and TABLE 2 for state agency environmental inspection requirements. See TABLE 3 for state agency safety inspection requirements. See TABLE 4 for state agency hazardous materials motor carrier inspection requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. ...