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CS/SB 712: Water Quality Improvements

GENERAL BILL by Community Affairs ; Mayfield

Water Quality Improvements; Citing this act as the “Clean Waterways Act”; requiring the Department Health to provide a specified report to the Governor and the Legislature by a specified date; transferring the Onsite Sewage Program within the Department of Health to the Department of Environmental Protection by a type two transfer by a specified date; creating an onsite sewage treatment and disposal systems technical advisory committee within the department; requiring the department to adopt rules relating to the underground pipes of wastewater collection systems; requiring basin management action plans for nutrient total maximum daily loads to include wastewater treatment and onsite sewage treatment and disposal system remediation plans that meet certain requirements, etc.

Effective Date: Except as otherwise expressly provided in this act this act shall take effect July 1, 2020
Last Action: 1/17/2020 Senate - On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government, 01/22/20, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
10/30/2019 Senate • Filed
11/18/2019 Senate • Referred to Community Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government; Appropriations -SJ 55
12/2/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 12/09/19, 4:00 pm, 301 Senate Building
12/9/2019 Senate • CS by Community Affairs; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 133
12/11/2019 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
12/13/2019 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 54
• CS by Community Affairs read 1st time -SJ 129
1/17/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government, 01/22/20, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Building