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What does SIPS stand for?

SIPS stands for State Implementation Plan(s)

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Development of a state implementation plan normally includes inventories of all emissions in the airshed, including not only permitted major industrial sources and vehicle emissions, but also more dispersed "area sources" that do not emit enough pollutants individually to meet thresholds for permitting, but are instead inventoried and ultimately regulated collectively by source category.
The papers outline three options for future emissions reductions: maintain reductions offered by the existing EPA rule; adopt a Model Rule similar to OTC Model Rule and obtain an estimated 14% in additional reductions; or adopt CARB 2003 state implementation plan (SIP) measures.
Both the Regional Transportation Plan and the TIP are required to meet regional clean air "budgets" as established by the New York State Implementation Plan (SIP) for mobile sources of air quality under the Federal Clean Air Act (CAA).
As a result, the report states, counties, and cities likely will be motivated to force diesel engine operators to cut their particulate emissions to help jurisdictions comply with a state implementation plan required by the Clean Air Act.