Introduced by Sen. Tom Casperson (R) on March 13, 2014 To establish that property where “stamp sands” have been deposited is not subject to state environmental law restrictions unless the sands contain hazardous substances that exceed the allowable levels for unrestricted residential use. "Stamp sands" are finely grained crushed rock resulting from copper ore processing and are not uncommon in the Keweenaw region. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Natural Resources, Environment & Great Lakes Committee on March 13, 2014
Reported in the Senate on May 6, 2014 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on June 4, 2014
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 4, 2014