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2018 Regular Session



Surface Mining - Zone of Dewatering Influence - Water Supply Replacement

Sponsored by:

Delegate Wivell


In the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Requiring a surface mining permittee to permanently replace a certain water supply within a certain zone of dewatering influence within 45 days of the date on which the permittee knew of the water supply failure; authorizing a surface mining permittee to seek reimbursement for water supply replacement costs under certain circumstances; and providing for the construction of certain provisions of law relating to a contested case hearing.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Wivell
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Contests
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Reimbursement Rates
Statutes:Article - Environment
(15-801, 15-812, 15-813)

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March 17, 2018 10:44 A.M.