Introduced Senate Bill (S)

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Taking of sand from bed of Lake Michigan. Provides that sand taken from the bed or from under the bed of Lake Michigan pursuant to a permit from the department of natural resources (DNR) may only be deposited on the beach of Lake Michigan and may not be removed to any other place or used for any other purpose. Provides, however, that the sand shall be disposed of in a manner consistent with the hazardous waste management law if the director of the DNR determines that the sand contains a toxic material or a substance that is potentially harmful to Taking of sand from bed of Lake Michigan. Provides that sand taken from the bed or from under the bed of Lake Michigan pursuant to a permit from the department of natural resources (DNR) may only be deposited on the beach of Lake Michigan and may not be removed to any other place or used for any other purpose. Provides, however, that the sand shall be disposed of in a manner consistent with the hazardous waste management law if the director of the DNR determines that the sand contains a toxic material or a substance that is potentially harmful to human health or to the environment. ... View more