Legislature(2001 - 2002)
2001-04-23 House JournalFull Journal pdf
2001-04-23 House Journal Page 1149 HB 22 The Resources Committee submitted the forthcoming committee substitute, with a new title, for their report (page 1108). The following bill is being printed today: CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 22(RES) "An Act requiring the owners or operators of certain passenger vessels operating in the marine waters of the state to register the vessels; establishing information-gathering, record keeping, and reporting requirements relating to the vessels' graywater and the offloading or release of pollutants from the vessels; prohibiting the discharge of untreated sewage from the vessels; placing limits on discharges of treated sewage and graywater from the vessels; establishing penalties for failure to comply with certain laws relating to the vessels; requiring a report from the Department of Environmental Conservation concerning matters relating to the vessels; and providing for an effective date."