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PRESERVING AND PROTECTING AIR & WATER
NATURAL RESOURCES UPDATE
March 10, 2014

 
Our Feb 20th paper entitled “PRESERVING AND PROTECTING AIR & WATER NATURAL RESOURCES IN WEST VIRGINIA”  has had a dramatic impact in the debate over SB 373, relating to Water Resources and Water  Protection. Three weeks ago this bill was overzealous to say the least.  Immediately, we grabbed the bully pulpit as discussed in the following pieces:

http://wvmetronews.com/2014/02/24/maloney-more-regs-may-not-be-needed-to-secure-water-sources/ 
http://www.journal-news.net/page/content.detail/id/605292/History-repeats-itself-with-chemical-spill.html?nav=5002
 
In addition, by spending a lot of time in the halls and chambers of the Capitol, common sense has prevailed.  Many of our recommendations, including the need for further study, public input and water monitoring are in the final version of the bill, the most noteworthy being §22-30-19. Duplicative enforcement prohibited.
 
Now we need to follow up on the crisis and build on a few of our ideas previously presented, but not yet acted upon.  Two of these address the following elements: 
Then, we need to move on to all the other policy areas that deserve much attention, so that future legislative sessions can make some true accomplishments.   The overall goal is to truly create a BRIGHTER FUTURE!
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                                       
 
 

 




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