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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Flood control. Requires the natural resources commission to direct the department of natural resources to prepare a statewide flood risk and flood damage assessment. Places a limit on the maximum amount of fill material that may be placed in a floodway, subject to certain exceptions. Makes violation of the limit a Class B infraction. Specifies the standards of review for an application for a permit for certain obstructing activities in a floodway. Allows summary denial of a permit application in certain circumstances. Prohibits a person from placing certain materials in a floodway as fill or for bank stabilization. Places restrictions on the use of flood conveyance channels.