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2014 Regular Session



Natural Gas - Hydraulic Fracturing - Rural Residential Drinking Water Protection Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Mizeur


In the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting the Department of the Environment from issuing a permit for the hydraulic fracturing of a well for the exploration or production of natural gas within a radius of 3,280 feet from a drinking water well or within 3,280 feet of a drinking water supply reservoir or a surface water intake on a flowing stream.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Mizeur, S. Robinson, Carr, Hucker, Ivey, A. Kelly, Luedtke, Pena-Melnyk, and A. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Environmental Matters   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Natural Resources - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fuel -see also- Coal
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses

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October 24, 2017 1:51 P.M.