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Senate Bill 0243


Senate Bill 0243

ARCHIVE (2001)

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DIGEST OF SB 243 (Updated April 12, 2001 11:17 AM - DI 52)


Wastewater revolving loan fund and groundwater quality. Redefines "participant" for purposes of financial assistance available from the wastewater revolving loan fund. Enables a private entity to participate in the wastewater revolving loan program in connection with a nonpoint source pollution reduction project. Requires the following to be consistent with the remediation objectives set forth in IC 13-25-5-8.5: (1) remediation and closure goals, objectives, and standards for activities conducted under the environmental statutes on hazardous waste management, underground storage tanks, and voluntary remediation of hazardous substances and petroleum; and (2) removal and remediation activities that are not emergency or time critical activities and that are conducted under the environmental statutes on petroleum and the hazardous substances response trust fund. Requires that the groundwater quality standards established by rule by the water pollution control board must allow the following to be consistent with the remediation objectives set forth in IC 13-25-5-8.5: (1) groundwater remediations conducted under the environmental statutes on hazardous waste management, underground storage tanks, and voluntary remediation of hazardous substances and petroleum; (2) groundwater remediations that are not emergency or time critical activities and that are conducted under the environmental statutes on petroleum and the hazardous substances response trust fund; and (3) groundwater remediations conducted under other environmental statutes, as appropriate. Specifies that responses to spills of hazardous substances, extremely hazardous substances, petroleum, and other objectionable substances that are regulated under water pollution control board rules must be conducted in a manner that is consistent with the requirements of those rules.
    Current Status:
     In Conference Committee
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