Senate Bill 279 History
47 CSR 30
Senate Bill No. 279
(By Senators Minard, Snyder, Prezioso, Boley and K. Facemyer)
[Introduced January 20, 2010; 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 rules 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
thirty-first day of July, two thousand nine, authorized under the
authority of section four, article eleven, chapter twenty-two, of
this code, modified by the Department of Environmental Protection
to meet the objections of the legislative rule-making review
committee and refiled in the state register on the seventeenth day
of September, two thousand nine, relating to the Department of
Environmental Protection (WV/NPDES rules for coal mining
facilities, 47 CSR 30), 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 Rules for Coal Mining Facilities.
This section is new; therefore, strike-throughs and
underscoring have been omitted.