Senate Bill 249 History
47 CSR 30
Senate Bill No. 249
(By Senator Snyder)
[Introduced February 20, 2013; referred to the
Energy, Industry and Mining; and then to the Committee on the
A BILL to amend and reenact article 3, chapter 64 of the Code of
West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to authorizing the
Department of Environmental Protection to promulgate a
legislative rule relating to the WV/NPDES regulations for coal
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That article 3, chapter 64 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931,
as amended, be amended and reenacted to read as follows:
ARTICLE 3. AUTHORIZATION FOR DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL
PROTECTION TO PROMULGATE LEGISLATIVE RULES.
§64-3-1. Department of Environmental Protection.
The legislative rule filed in the State Register on the
twenty-eighth day of August, two thousand twelve, authorized under the authority of section four, article eleven, chapter twenty-two,
of this code, relating to the Department of Environmental
Protection (WV/NPDES regulations for coal mining facilities,
), is authorized.
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to authorize the Department
of Environmental Protection to promulgate a legislative rule
relating to the WV/NPDES Regulations for Coal Mining Facilities.
This section is new; therefore, strike-throughs and
underscoring have been omitted.