Entry SB295 / HB362 - Jan 25, 2018

Legislative Bill: 
SB295 / HB362
Calendar: 
Committee
Calendar Date: 
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Chamber: 
Senate
Status: 

As amended in the House, requires numeric or narrative effluent limitations to manage post-construction storm water to be adopted by the Board of Water Quality, Oil and Gas under the Uniform Administrative Procedures Act.  The bill also prohibits the issuance of an NPDES permit regulating a local government entity’s municipal separate storm sewer system until the promulgated rules have been adopted under the Uniform Administrative Procedures Act. As introduced, prohibits the department from issuing any permit that has not first been reviewed by the general assembly in the same manner as a rule under the Uniform Administrative Procedures.  The Senate is anticipated to adopt the House's amendment.

Status: 

As amended, requires numeric or narrative effluent limitations to manage post-construction storm water to be adopted by the Board of Water Quality, Oil and Gas under the Uniform Administrative Procedures Act.  The bill also prohibits the issuance of an NPDES permit regulating a local government entity’s municipal separate storm sewer system until the promulgated rules have been adopted under the Uniform Administrative Procedures Act. As introduced, prohibits the department from issuing any permit that has not first been reviewed by the general assembly in the same manner as a rule under the Uniform Administrative Procedures.  .

Date: 
Friday, January 19, 2018
Date: 
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Bulletin ID: 
18959
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