HB 1343: Water Quality Improvements
GENERAL BILL by Payne ; Ingoglia ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Daniels ; Hogan Johnson ; Jacobs ; Sirois
Water Quality Improvements; Requires DOH & DEP to submit reports & recommendations relating to transfer of Onsite Sewage Program in DOH to DEP; transfers Onsite Sewage Program from DOH to DEP; requires WMDs to submit consolidated annual reports to OEDR; removes provisions relating to DOH technical review & advisory panel & research & review advisory committee; directs DEP to determine that hardship exists for certain OSTDS onsite variance requests; creates OSTDS technical advisory committee; requires county health departments to coordinate with DEP to administer evaluation programs; requires basin management action plans to include treatment & remediation plans; requires DEP to submit cost estimates to OEDR; provides for management of biosolids & water quality monitoring; establishes clean water grant program.
Last Action: 2/12/2020 House - Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 552
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 120
• Referred to Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 400
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee, 01/28/20, 12:00 pm, 12 HOB
• Favorable by Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 449
• Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 449
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 02/11/20, 4:00 pm, Webster Hall
• Favorable by Appropriations Committee; YEAS 28 NAYS 0 -HJ 552
• Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 552
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