A section 401 certification issued by the agency shall include the following:
The name and address of the certificate holder.
A statement that the agency has examined the section 401 certification application and any other information furnished by the applicant and bases its certification upon an evaluation of this information that is relevant to water quality considerations.
A statement that there is reasonable assurance that the activity will be conducted in a manner that will not violate applicable water quality standards.
The terms and conditions in part 7001.0150, except that the provisions of part 7001.0150, subpart 1 do not apply to section 401 certifications. In addition to the special conditions in part 7001.0150, subpart 2, a section 401 certification shall contain the special conditions described in subpart 2.
A section 401 certification shall contain the special conditions described in part 7001.1080, subparts 2 to 9, which conditions shall be established in the same manner as special conditions are established under part 7001.1080 for national pollutant discharge elimination system permits.
MS s 115.03
10 SR 2235
July 13, 2009