Bill No.: HB0075 Drafter: DJL
LSO No.: 09LSO-0378 Effective Date: 7/1/2009
Enrolled Act No.: HEA0041
Chapter No.: 60
Prime Sponsor: Representative Brown
Catch Title: Subdivisions-water supply study.
Subject: Modifies requirements for groundwater studies for subdivision and giving the Board of County Commissioners the discretion to require a groundwater study for on-lot wells.
· Under current law, if a potential subdivider proposes to install a centralized water supply system, he may be required to submit a water supply study with specific information.
· This bill:
o Replaces references to "parcel or parcels" with "subdivision";
o Clarifies that a Board of County Commissioners may require a groundwater study demonstrating the potential availability and quality of groundwater within the subdivision, using specified new and existing data in support of the study.