Rule Development

This page contains information regarding all rule development within the Air Quality Division.


The Wyoming Air Quality Advisory Board (Board) will meet on July 17, 2017 at 1:00 PM, at the Platte County Public Library, Large Meeting Room, 904 9th Street, Wheatland, WY 82201.  The Air Quality Division (Division) is requesting the Board’s consideration on proposed changes to the Wyoming Air Quality Standards and Regulations (WAQSR): Chapter 14, Section 3.

An electronic copy of Wyoming’s State Implementation Plan 5-Year Progress Report for Regional Haze is now available for public comment.  The report previously went out for public notice on December 16, 2013 and now includes information from the comments received for that notice.  The report covers the period of 2005 - 2009 and includes new permit requirements for Unit 3 at PacifiCorp’s Naughton Power Plant.

For more information on these announcements, please visit our proposed regulations page

About Rule Development

The Air Quality Division State Implementation Plan and Rule Development section is responsible for developing federally approvable plans and rules necessary to ensure that the State of Wyoming retains primacy in regulating sources of air pollution as required under the Clean Air Act (CAA). 

Wyoming Air Quality Standards and Regulations

Wyoming Air Quality Standards and Regulations (WAQSR) are available online – click here to access them. 

You also may request a hard copy by sending a written request to the address listed below:

Amber Potts
Air Quality Division
200 West 17th Street
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002 


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