The Air Quality Control Advisory Council (AQCAC) was established pursuant to the Annotated Code of Maryland, § 2-201 et seq. in 1967. The duties of the Council include:
AQCAC gives the Department its advice on proposals by recommending adoption, rejection or modification of the draft regulations or other matters brought before it.
The Council consists of 15 members appointed by the Secretary of the Department. Members include representatives from industry, labor, professional associations, local and regional government organizations, academia, farming, the medical community and the general public.
Member terms are for 5 years. At the end of term, a member continues to serve until a successor is appointed and qualifies. A member appointed after a term has begun serves only for the rest of the term and until a successor is appointed and qualifies.
Meeting Minutes & Materials
The Council meets on an average of 4 to 8 times per year at the Department's headquarters in Baltimore. Meetings are usually scheduled in the morning for approximately 3 hours. These Council meetings are open to the public for participation.
All AQCAC meetings are held at MDE headquarters
Randy Mosier, Maryland Department of the Environment, Air and Radiation Management Administration, 1800 Washington Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21230 1720, Randy.Mosier@maryland.gov, 410-537-4488 toll-free in Maryland (800) 633-6101 ext. 4488
1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore, MD 21230