SB 1402: State Assumption of Federal Section 404 Dredge and Fill Permitting Authority
State Assumption of Federal Section 404 Dredge and Fill Permitting Authority; Defining the term “state assumed waters”; providing the Department of Environmental Protection with the power and authority to adopt rules to assume and implement the section 404 dredge and fill permitting program pursuant to the federal Clean Water Act; requiring the department to adopt rules to create an expedited permit review process, etc.
Last Action: 3/7/2018 Senate - Laid on Table, refer to HB 7043 -SJ 873
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• Referred to Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Appropriations Subcommittee on the Environment and Natural Resources; Appropriations -SJ 165
• On Committee agenda-- Environmental Preservation and Conservation, 01/22/18, 12:30 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
• Introduced -SJ 165
• Favorable by Environmental Preservation and Conservation; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 204
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on the Environment and Natural Resources -SJ 204
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on the Environment and Natural Resources, 02/14/18, 1:30 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
• Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on the Environment and Natural Resources; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 354
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 354
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/22/18, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 20 NAYS 0 -SJ 384
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 384
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/07/18 -SJ 912
• Read 2nd time -SJ 873
• Substituted HB 7043 -SJ 873
• Laid on Table, refer to HB 7043 -SJ 873
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