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2018 House Bill 6123: Revise “water use advisory council” mission

Public Act 509 of 2018

Introduced by Rep. Scott VanSingel (R) on June 6, 2018
To revise the mission of a government “water use advisory council” comprised of individuals representing particular interests specified in the bill. Originally created to advise state officials on how to design groundwater withdrawal regulations and restrictions, this body would henceforth exist to recommend revisions and additions to these regulations and laws.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Natural Resources Committee on June 6, 2018
Reported in the House on October 3, 2018
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-3) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the Senate on November 28, 2018
Referred to the Senate Natural Resources Committee on November 28, 2018
Reported in the Senate on December 13, 2018
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 27, 2018