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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2014

LCO No. 3658

   
 

*SB0023703658SDO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. MEYER, 12th Dist.

 

To: Senate Bill No. 237

File No. 125

Cal. No. 120

"AN ACT PROHIBITING THE STORAGE OR DISPOSAL OF FRACKING WASTE IN CONNECTICUT. "

Strike everything after the enacting clause and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"Section 1. (NEW) (Effective from passage) No person shall treat, store or dispose of any material described in 40 CFR Part 261. 4(b)(5) that is associated with the exploration, development or production of natural gas. The Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection shall enforce the provisions of this section and shall adopt regulations, in accordance with chapter 54 of the general statutes, to establish a schedule of penalties for the violation of this section. "

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

from passage

New section