HB 989: Domestic Wastewater Discharged Through Ocean Outfalls
GENERAL BILL by Gonzalez ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Fresen
Domestic Wastewater Discharged Through Ocean Outfalls; Postpones dates by which domestic wastewater facilities must meet more stringent treatment & management requirements; provides that utilities sharing common ocean outfall are individually responsible for meeting reuse requirements & are authorized to enter into binding agreements to share or transfer responsibility for meeting such requirements; revises provisions authorizing backup discharge of domestic wastewater through ocean outfalls; requires Department of Environmental Protection, South Florida Water Management District, & affected utilities to consider certain information for purposes of adjusting reuse requirements.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died in Environmental Preservation and Conservation
Location: In committee/council (EP)
Bill Text: PDF
- Environmental Preservation and Conservation (EP)
- Community Affairs (CA)
- Budget Subcommittee on General Government Appropriations (BGA)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 97
• Introduced -HJ 97
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee, 01/17/12, 12:30 pm, Reed Hall
• Favorable by Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 229
• Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 229
• On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 01/19/12, 8:30 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 239
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 239
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/15/12
• Read 2nd time -HJ 623
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 654
• Passed; YEAS 116 NAYS 0 -HJ 654
• In Messages
• Received -SJ 825
• Referred to Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Community Affairs; Budget Subcommittee on General Government Appropriations; Budget -SJ 825
• Died in Environmental Preservation and Conservation
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