2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 550
Georgia Water Quality Control Act; change certain provisions; provide for fees
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 12 of the O.C.G.A., the "Georgia Water Quality Control Act," so as to change certain provisions relating to powers and duties of the Board of Natural Resources and director of the Environmental Protection Division as to control of water pollution and surface-water use generally; to provide for fees for site specific National Pollution Discharge Elimination System permits and site specific land application system permits; to provide for subsequent fee reductions for government entities which paid certain regulatory fees related to environmental protection programs of the Department of Natural Resources in cases where the General Assembly did not appropriate funds to such department in amounts greater than or equal to the collective amount of such fees for purposes of administrating such programs; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 7 of Title 48 of the O.C.G.A.; to provide effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/22/2005 - House Second Readers
Feb/18/2005 - House First Readers
Feb/17/2005 - House Hopper