Florida Senate - 2015 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 918 Ì669098_Î669098 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 03/24/2015 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Environmental Preservation and Conservation (Dean) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment to Amendment (612098) 2 3 Delete lines 3012 - 3026 4 and insert: 5 (b) Adopt by rule a specific surface water classification 6 to protect surface waters used for treated potable water supply. 7 These designated surface waters shall have the same water 8 quality criteria protections as waters designated for fish 9 consumption, recreation, and the propagation and maintenance of 10 a healthy, well-balanced population of fish and wildlife, and 11 shall be free from discharged substances at a concentration 12 that, alone or in combination with other discharged substances, 13 would require significant alteration of permitted treatment 14 processes at the permitted treatment facility or that would 15 otherwise prevent compliance with applicable state drinking 16 water standards in the treated water. Notwithstanding this 17 classification or the inclusion of treated water supply as a 18 designated use of a surface water, a surface water used for 19 treated potable water supply may be reclassified to the potable 20 water supply classification.