Combined sewer overflow system; notice of discharge. (SB940)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Combined sewer overflow system; notice of discharge. Requires the owner or operator of any combined sewer overflow (CSO) system to immediately report any discharge of untreated or partially treated sewage to the Department of Environmental Quality (the Department) and the local health department and, as soon as possible, to notify the public and any adjoining locality that may be affected. The bill requires the Department to expeditiously post on its website information reported to it regarding such CSO discharges and to prepare an annual report on CSO discharges. The bill directs the State Water Control Board to promulgate regulations to carry out the provisions of the bill. Read the Bill »

Status

01/19/2018: Awaiting a Vote in the Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources Committee

History

DateAction
01/19/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104198D
01/19/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/01/2018Continued to 2019 in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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