WINKEL-MOORE-GARRETT-BEAUBIEN-CURRY,JULIE AND BERNS.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Department of Natural Resources Act. Requires the
Department of Natural Resources to conduct a study to (i) develop an
understanding of the geology of each aquifer in the State; (ii)
determine the groundwater flow through the geologic units and the
interaction of groundwater with surface waters; and (iii) determine
the chemistry of the geologic units and the groundwater in those
units. Requires the Department to develop geologic and groundwater
flow models for each underground aquifer in the State based upon
information obtained from the study. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Further amends the Department of Natural Resources Act. Provides
that the aquifer study must analyze current groundwater withdrawals.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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