HB 7: Water Management Districts
GENERAL BILL by Porter ; Pilon ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Caldwell ; Smith
Water Management Districts; Requires districts to include certain reservations & water bodies in priority lists & schedules; provides for adoption of certain reservations & minimum flows & levels by DEP; requires districts to provide certain information & support to DEP; requires districts to apply, without adopting by rule, certain reservations, minimum flows & levels, & recovery & prevention strategies; authorizes water management districts to enter into interagency agreements for resource management activities under specified conditions; exempts cooperative funding programs from rulemaking requirements; requires regional water supply authority & applicable district to jointly develop component of regional water supply plan.
Last Action: 4/30/2013 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 244 (Ch. 2013-229) -HJ 1009
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; Rulemaking Oversight and Repeal Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 20
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee, 02/20/13, 9:00 am, Reed Hall
• Favorable by Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 155
• Now in Rulemaking Oversight and Repeal Subcommittee -HJ 155
• Introduced -HJ 20
• On Committee agenda-- Rulemaking Oversight and Repeal Subcommittee, 03/27/13, 10:30 am, 306 HOB
• Favorable by Rulemaking Oversight and Repeal Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 357
• Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 357
• On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 04/03/13, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 414
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 414
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/30/13
• Substituted SB 244 -HJ 1009
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 244 (Ch. 2013-229) -HJ 1009
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