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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2014

LCO No. 5649

   
 

*SB0023705649HRO*

Offered by:

 

REP. PISCOPO, 76th Dist.

 

To: Senate Bill No. 237

File No. 125

Cal. No. 527

(As Amended by Senate Amendment Schedules "A" and "B")

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

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective July 1, 2014) Nothing in section 22a-472 of the general statutes, as amended by this act, shall be deemed to create a presumption that wastes from hydraulic fracturing are hazardous wastes, pursuant to the state's hazardous waste management regulations. Any such determination shall be determined on a case-by-case basis in accordance with sections 22a-449(c)-100 to 22a-449(c)-119, inclusive, and section 22a-449(c)-11 of the regulations of Connecticut state agencies. "

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

Sec. 501

July 1, 2014

New section