2009-2010 Regular Session - SB 492
Natural Resources; specify level of professional registration required for reviews; permits issued by Environment Protection Division
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 12 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to conservation and natural resources, so as to specify the level of professional registration required for reviews and certain kinds of applications relating to permits issued by the Environmental Protection Division; to provide that no water withdrawal, water diversion, or water impoundment permit or other permit issued by the director shall be deemed invalid on grounds that any employee reviewing the application was or was not registered or licensed by a professional licensing board; to provide that certain applications for air emission permits must be certified by a professional engineer registered to practice in Georgia; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/16/2010 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/11/2010 - Senate Hopper