LD 1298 LR 738(02)
An Act To Update Maine's Water Quality Standards
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Environment and Natural Resources
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
Minor cost increase - General Fund 
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill will update Maine's water quality standards by aligning state law with federal Clean Water Act requirements for water quality standards.  Any additional costs to the Department of Environmental Protection to conduct rulemaking and implement the changes are anticipated to be minor and can be absorbed within existing budgeted resources.