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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Environmental rulemaking boards. Places the technical secretary and legal counsel of each environmental rulemaking board (ERB) under the management of the office of environmental adjudication. With respect to rulemaking by an ERB, expands the duties of the technical secretary, limits the involvement of the department of environmental management, and requires earlier consideration of certain information on fiscal impact. With respect to environmental nonrule policy documents, requires publication of notice of proposed adoption by an ERB, and provides for public comments. Adds an economist to the membership of each ERB. Repeals provisions allowing appointment of a proxy for meetings by an ex officio ERB member.