RIVERS LAKES-FLOODWAY USE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Rivers, Lakes, and Streams Act. Provides that the
Department of Natural Resources may delegate to a unit of local
government the authority to issue permits for construction within a
floodway in its jurisdiction, if the unit of local government has
established sufficiently restrictive standards for use of the floodway
and has sufficient staff to enforce those standards. Effective
January 1, 2002.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the delegation of permit authority does not include
governmental projects, public waters projects, dams, and livestock
facilities regulated under the Livestock Management Facilities Act.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Natural Resources)
SB 871 will have no fiscal impact.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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