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Extending the Noise Control Act

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Extending the Noise Control Act

report (to accompany S. 1280).

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Noise control -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Traffic noise -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Noise pollution -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesReport / 98th Congress, 1st session, Senate -- no. 98-86.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17671521M

    To promote the development of effective State and local noise control programs, to provide an adequate Federal noise control research program designed to meet the objectives of this chapter, and to otherwise carry out the policy of this chapter, the Administrator shall, in cooperation with other Federal agencies and through the use of grants, contracts, and direct Federal actions—.


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The Noise Pollution and Abatement Act of is a statute of the United States initiating a federal program of regulating noise pollution with the intent of protecting human health and minimizing annoyance of noise to the general public. The Act established mechanisms of setting emission standards for virtually every source of noise, including motor vehicles, aircraft, certain types of HVAC Federal agencies: Agency for Toxic Substances and.

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The Minister of Environment Affairs has under section 25 of the Environment Conservation Act (Act 73 of. Noise Control Act is an act to control the emission of noise detrimental to the human environment, and for other purposes. It provides for federal programs, identification of major noise sources, information on control technology, noise emission standards, control and abatement of aircraft noise, enforcement, citizen suits, and the like.

Noise Control Act. 42 USC Index This index lists the sections under U. Code Chap known by popular title as the Noise Control Act. 42 USC Congressional findings and statement of policy This section is a general statement of policy identifying noise as a. A Guide to Noise Control in Minnesota • November Minnesota Pollution Control Agency 3 Common noise concerns y Minnesota law, the MPA is empowered to enforce the state’s noise rules.

Many other agencies and levels of government, however, have an important role to. This Act may be cited as the "Noise Control Act of " SEC. 2 [42 U.S.C. ]Findings and Policy. (a) The Congress finds-- (1) that inadequately controlled noise presents a growing danger to the health and welfare of the Nation's population, particularly in urban areas; (2) that the major sources of noise include transportation vehicles.

The book illustrates the uses of personal computers to evaluate noise problems and noise control techniques. Interpretation of data from measurements and theoretical predictions are This text covers the acoustical theory necessary to the practice of noise control/5(6).

This final rulemak- ing is promulgated pursuant to sections 6, 10, 11, and 13 of the Noise Control Act of ; 86 Stat. ; Public Law (the Act). Through the Noise Control Act ofthe Congress established a National pol- icy "to promote an environment for all Americans free from noise that jeopard- izes their health and welfare.".

(d) noise from any other source directly adjacent to that source— i) the reading on an integrating impulse sound level meter, taken outdoors at the end of a period extending from the time when such source of noise becomes active until the time when it is no longer active, while such meter is File Size: 46KB.

§ Identification of major noise sources § Noise emission standards for products distributed in commerce § Omitted § Labeling § Imports § Prohibited acts § Enforcement § Citizen suits § Records, reports, and information § Quiet communities, research, and public information. Approaches to noise control.

An effective model for noise control is the source, path, and receiver model by Bolt and Ingard. Hazardous noise can be controlled by reducing the noise output at its source, minimizing the noise as it travels along a path to the listener, and providing equipment to the listener or receiver to attenuate the noise.

EPA Establishes New Noise Label Program [EPA press release - Septem ] The regulation calling for noise labels was written in response to a Congressional directive in Section 8 of the Noise Control Act of that the public be given notice of the noise-producing or noise reducing characteristics of products.

Buy Noise Control on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders. Nov 8, S. (95th). An Act to extend provisions of the Noise Control Act of for one year, and for other purposes.

Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. No ordinance shall be approved unless it is in conformity with any state noise control plan, including ambient noise standards, adopted pursuant to section 22a or any standards or regulations adopted by the administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency pursuant to the Noise Control Act of (P.L.

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InTheodore Berland, a well-known writer of popular science at the time, wrote The Fight for Quiet, an influential book in which he presented information on the health effects of noise, how noise is generated, and what the public can do about of the information was based on interviews with prominent scientists and engineers with expertise in noise.

New Jersey’s Noise Control Act (“Act”, N.J.S.A G-1 et seq.) was enacted in to protect citizens from excessive noise generated by stationary commercial and industrial sources as well as public service and community service facilities. The Act is enforced b y File Size: 15KB.

* Extension of the Noise Control Act of * Limits noise of civil aircrafts and other civil transportations.

* Set aside money for research in noise control studies as. SUMMARY of NOISE CONTROL ACT of (PL ) \ % PRCfl^ J.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY*WASHINGTON, D.C. Noise is a growing menace, not just to boilermakers and jackhammer operators, but to all of us.

We are all using more tools and household appliances, and, as their power has increased, so has the noise. The Control of Noise at Work Regulations () outline specific values for both the daily/weekly exposure and the peak sound pressure level at which action must be taken.

An action level is fundamentally an exposure level at which employers are legally required to take different steps to reduce the risks on hearing. (2) At any time after the adoption of maximum noise levels under subsection (1) of this section the department shall, in consultation with state agencies and local governments expressing an interest therein, adopt rules, consistent with the Federal Noise Control Act of (86 Stat.

; 42 U.S.C. Sec. and 49 U.S.C. Sec. ), for noise abatement and control in the state designed. PUBLIC LAW —NOV. 8, 92 STAT. SEC. Section 11(a) of the Noise Control Act of is amended 42 USC by inserting " (1) " after " (a) " and by adding the following new paragraph: "(2) Any person who violates paragraph (1), (3), (5), or (6) of Penalty, subsection (a) of section 10 of this Act shall be subject to a civil penalty not to exceed $10, per.

Peace and Quiet in Our Time The US Federal Noise Control Act by JOHN S. WINDER, JR.* Neighbors of a public tennis court in a residential area of the District of Co- lumbia recently convinced officials to prohibit use of the tennis courts until mid-morning because the ping of tennis balls disturbed their : John S.

Winder. Noise Control Regulations for Industry and Commerce (1) Standards and Regulations: (a) Existing Noise Sources. No person owning or controlling an existing industrial or commercial noise source shall cause or permit the operation of that noise source if the statistical noise levels generated by that source and measured at an appropriate measurement point, specified in subsection (3.

Protection of the Environment Operations (Noise Control) Regulation under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act Published LW 25 August ( No ) His Excellency the Governor, with the advice of the Executive Council, has made the following Regulation under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act File Size: KB.

Noise and Vibration Control Engineering: Principles and Applications looks to be a good source for a second book on noise control. By second book I mean a follow up to a good introductory book on Architectural Acoustics by Egan, Long, or Mehta et al.

Long's book is very thourough. Each Chapter is written by a recognized expert in the field/5(10). British Library Cataloguing in Publication Data A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Bies, David A., – Engineering noise control: theory and practice/David and Colin —3rd ed.

Includes bibliographical references and index. THE NOISE CONTROL ACT: LEGISLATIVE AND ADMINISTRATIVE PROBLEMS OF IMPLEMENTATION By DAVID MEDINE* INTRODUcTION Noise,I unwanted sound, is not a new problem. At the turn of the century, Nobel laureate Robert Koch predicted an increasing concern with noise when he said, "[tihe day will come when menAuthor: David Medine.

Noise Control Act () [Pub.L.sec. 1] This act amended the Federal Aviation Act to involve the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the regulation of airport noise. "The Congress declares that it is the policy of the United States to promote an environment for all Americans free from noise that jeopardizes their health or welfare.".

NOISE CONTROL ACT, This Act is reprinted pursuant to the Acts Republication Act,and incorporates all amendments in force as at 1 July It should be noted that the Act was not revised (for obsolete references, etc.) by the Commissioner of Statute Revision prior to.

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S.I. of Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Control of Noise at Work) Regulations I, Tony Killeen, Minister of State at the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment, in exercise of the powers conferred on me by section 58 of the Safety Health and Welfare at Work Act (No.

10 of ) and the Enterprise, Trade and Employment)(Delegation of Ministerial Functions. EPA phased out the office's funding in as part of a shift in federal noise control policy to transfer the primary responsibility of regulating noise to state and local governments.

However, the Noise Control Act of and the Quiet Communities Act of were never rescinded by Congress and remain in effect today, although they are.Australian Capital Territory NOISE CONTROL ACT An Act to provide for the control of noise PART I—PRELIMINARY Short title 1.

This Act may be cited as the Noise Control Act Commencement (1) Section 1 and this section shall come into operation on the day on which this Act is notified in the Gazette.the noise control act of the first comprehensive noise control legislation passed by congress--was designed to 2.

eliminate excess noise in the design stage of a wide variety of ne'; consumer products. the objectives r the act are to "promote an environment for all americans freeFile Size: KB.