Bill Text: CA SB1133 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session | Amended


Bill Title: Water quality control plans: funding.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2018-08-09 - Read second time. Ordered to consent calendar. [SB1133 Detail]

Download: California-2017-SB1133-Amended.html

Amended  IN  Assembly  June 06, 2018
Amended  IN  Senate  April 24, 2018
Amended  IN  Senate  March 19, 2018

CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2017–2018 REGULAR SESSION

Senate Bill No. 1133


Introduced by Senator Portantino

February 13, 2018


An act to add Section 13249 to the Water Code, relating to water quality, and making an appropriation therefor. quality.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 1133, as amended, Portantino. California regional water quality control board: water Water quality control plans: funding.
Existing law, the Porter-Cologne Water Quality Control Act, requires each California regional water quality control board to adopt water quality control plans and to establish water quality objectives in those plans, considering certain factors, to ensure the reasonable protection of beneficial uses and the prevention of nuisance.
This bill would authorize a regional board the State Water Resources Control Board, on behalf of itself or a regional board, to accept and spend donations of moneys from a permittee for the purpose of updating a water quality control plan, thereby making an appropriation. plan.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: YESNO   Fiscal Committee: YES   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 13249 is added to the Water Code, to read:

13249.
 A regional board may The state board may, on behalf of itself or a regional board, accept and spend donations of moneys from a permittee for the purpose of updating a water quality control plan as consistent with the designated use of the funds.

feedback