2013 Regular Session



Environment - Water Pollution Control - Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jacobs


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters

Synopsis:Altering the maximum civil and administrative penalties for water pollution control violations; and requiring the Department of the Environment to distribute specified proceeds from the penalties to the Fisheries Research and Development Fund for specified use.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Jacobs, Hershey, Otto, Weir, and Wood
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Environmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Environment, Department of
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Fish and Fishing -see also- Aquaculture; Gill Nets
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pollution -see also- Sediment Control
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Environment
(9-331.1, 9-342)
Article - Natural Resources

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October 24, 2017 1:05 P.M.