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Flood Hazard Area Control Act Rules N.J.A.C 7:13

SUBCHAPTER 1 GENERAL PROVISONS
SUBCHAPTER 2 EXTEND OF REGULATORY AUTHORITY
SUBCHAPTER 3 DETERMINING THE FLOOD HAZARD AREA AND FLOODWAY
SUBCHAPTER 4 DETERMININE THE RIPARIAN ZONE
SUBCHAPTER 5 APPLICABILITY DETERMINATIONS
SUBCHAPTER 6 VERIFICATIONS
SUBCHAPTER 7 PERMITS-BY-RULE
SUBCHAPTER 8 GENERAL PERMITS
SUBCHAPTER 9 INDIVIDUAL PERMITS
SUBCHAPTER 10 INDIVIDUAL PERMIT REQUIREMENTS WITHIN VARIOUS REGULATED AREAS
SUBCHAPTER 11 INDIVIDUAL PERMIT REQUIREMENTS FOR VARIOUS REGULATED ACTIVITIES
SUBCHAPTER 12 EMERGENCY PERMITS
SUBCHAPTER 13 REVISED OF AN APPROVAL
SUBCHAPTER 14 TRANSFER, SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION OF AN APPROVAL
SUBCHAPTER 15 APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
SUBCHAPTER 16 PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATIONS
SUBCHAPTER 17 APPLICATION FEES
SUBCHAPTER 18 REQUESTS FOR ADJUDICATIORY HEARINGS
SUBCHAPTER 19 ENFORCEMENT

APPENDIX 1:  APPROXIMATING THE FLOOD HAZARD AREA DESIGN FLOOD ELEVATION
APPENDIX 2:  LIST OF DEPARTMENT DELINEATED WATERS


SUBCHAPTER 1 GENERAL  PROVISIONS

7:13-1.1 Purpose and scope
7:13-1.2  Definitions
7:13-1.3 Types of permits and approvals
7:13-1.4 Delegation of authority
7:13-1.5 Creation of a county water resources association
7:13-1.6 Liberal construction
7:13-1.7 Severability

SUBCHAPTER 2: EXTENT OF REGULATORY AUTHORIY

7:13-2.1 Permit requirement
7:13-2.2 Regulated waters
7:13-2.3 Regulated areas
7:13-2.4 Regulated activities

SUBCHAPTER 3 DETERMINING THE FLOOD HAZARD AREA AND FLOODWAY

7:13-3.1 General provisions for determining the flood hazard area and floodway along a regulated water
7:13-3.2 Selecting a method for determining the lood hazard area and floodway along a regulated water
7:13-3.3 Flood hazard area and floodway based on a Department delineation (Method 1)
7:13-3.4 Flood hazard area and floodway based on a FEMA flood insurance study (Methods 2 through 4)
7:13-3.5 Flood hazard area determined by approximation (Method 5)
7:13-3.6 Flood hazard area and floodway determined by calculation (Method 6)

SUBCHAPTER 4 DETERMINING THE RIPARIAN ZONE

7:13-4.1 The riparian zone

SUBCHAPTER 5 APPLICABILITY DETERMINATIONS

7:13-5.1 General provisions for applicability determinations


SUBCHAPTER 6 VERIFICATIONS

7:13-6.1 General provisions for verifications

SUBCHAPTER 7 PERMITS-BY-RULE

7:13-7.1 General provisions for permits-by-rule
7:13-7.2 Permits-by-Rule

SUBCHAPTER 8 GENERAL PERMITS

7:13-8.1 Standards applicable to all general permits
7:13-8.2 General permit conditions
7:13-8.3 General permit 1 for channel cleaning under the Stream Cleaning Act
7:13-8.4 General permits 2A through 2G for agricultural activities designed by the NRCS
7:13-8.5 General permit 3 for bridge or culvert scour protection by a public entity
7:13-8.6 General permit 4 for stormwater maintenance by a public entity
7:13-8.7 General permit 5 for the relocation of a building to reduce flood damage
7:13-8.8 General permit 6 for the reconstruction of a damaged or destroyed residence
7:13-8.9 General permit 7 for residential construction in a tidal flood hazard area
7:13-8.10 General permit 8 for a utility line across or along a water with a drainage area of less than 50 acres
7:13-8.11 General permit 9 for a roadway or footbridge across a water with a drainage area of less than 50 acres
7:13-8.12 General permit 10 for a stormwater outfall along a water with a drainage area of less than 50 acres

SUBCHAPTER 9. INDIVIDUAL PERMITS
7:13-9.1 General provisions for individual permits
7:13-9.2 Application requirements for an individual permit
7:13-9.3 Application review procedures for a verification or individual permit
7:13-9.4 Duration of an individual permit
7:13-9.5 Individual permit conditions
7:13-9.6 Cases where a verification is required prior to obtaining an individual permit
7:13-9.7 Cases where an individual permit can be issued in an approximated flood hazard area
7:13-9.8 Hardship exception for an individual permit

SUBCHAPTER 10. INDIVIDUAL PERMIT REQUIREMENTS WITHIN VARIOUS REGULATED AREAS
7:13-10.1 Requirements for a regulated activity in a channel
7:13-10.2 Requirements for a regulated activity in a riparian zone
7:13-10.3 Requirements for a regulated activity in a floodway
7:13-10.4 Requirements for a regulated activity in a flood fringe
7:13-10.5 Requirements for a regulated activity in or along a water with fishery resources
7:13-10.6 Requirements for a regulated activity in a documented habitat for threatened or endangered species
7:13-10.7 Requirements for a regulated activity in an area with acid producing soils

SUBCHAPTER 11. INDIVIDUAL PERMIT REQUIREMENTS FOR VARIOUS REGULATED ACTIVITIES
7:13-11.1 Requirements that apply to all regulated activities
7:13-11.2 Requirements for stormwater management
7:13-11.3 Requirements for excavation, fill and grading activities
7:13-11.4 Requirements for a structure
7:13-11.5 Requirements for a building
7:13-11.6 Requirements for a railroad, roadway or parking area
7:13-11.7 Requirements for a bridge or culvert
7:13-11.8 Requirements for a footbridge
7:13-11.9 Requirements for a utility line
7:13-11.10 Requirements for a stormwater outfall structure
7:13-11.11 Requirements for a dam or a low dam
7:13-11.12 Requirements for a flood control project
7:13-11.13 Requirements for a retaining wall or bulkhead
7:13-11.14 Requirements for bank stabilization and channel restoration
7:13-11.15 Requirements for sediment and debris removal from a water
7:13-11.16 Requirements for the storage of unsecured material
7:13-11.17 Requirements for the placement, storage or processing of hazardous substances
7:13-11.18 Requirements for the placement, storage or processing of solid waste
7:13-11.19 Requirements for the removal of existing fill or an existing structure

SUBCHAPTER 12. EMERGENCY PERMITS
7:13-12.1 Requirements for issuing an emergency permit
7:13-12.2 Procedures after an emergency permit is issued

SUBCHAPTER 13. REVISION OF AN APPROVAL
7:13-13.1 Revision of a verification
7:13-13.2 Revision of a general permit
7:13-13.3 Revision of an individual permit
7:13-13.4 Revision of a Department delineation by application
7:13-13.5 Revision or suspension of a Department delineation by the Department

SUBCHAPTER 14. TRANSFER, SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION OF AN APPROVAL
7:13-14.1 Transfer of an approval
7:13-14.2 Suspension of an approval
7:13-14.3 Termination of an approval

SUBCHAPTER 15. APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
7:13-15.1 General provisions
7:13-15.2 Pre-application conference
7:13-15.3 Application report
7:13-15.4 Engineering report
7:13-15.5 Environmental report

SUBCHAPTER 16. PUBLIC NOTICE OF APPLICATIONS
7:13-16.1 General requirements for public notice of applications
7:13-16.2 Public notice requirements for an application for a verification
7:13-16.3 Public notice requirements for an application for an individual permit
7:13-16.4 Documenting public notice of an application
7:13-16.5 Newspaper notice
7:13-16.6 Contents of public notice of an application

SUBCHAPTER 17. APPLICATION FEES
7:13-17.1 Application fees

SUBCHAPTER 18. REQUESTS FOR ADJUDICATORY HEARINGS
7:13-18.1 Requests for adjudicatory hearings

SUBCHAPTER 19. ENFORCEMENT
7:13-19.1 Penalties
7:13-19.2 Grace period applicability; procedures

APPENDIX 1: APPROXIMATING THE FLOOD HAZARD AREA DESIGN FLOOD ELEVATION

APPENDIX 2: LIST OF DEPARTMENT DELINEATED WATERS

 

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