Senate Bill 118

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Last Action 02/03/22: to Judiciary (S)
Title AN ACT relating to permits.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1352
Sponsors B. Smith, P. Wheeler, J. Carpenter, R. Girdler
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 224.16-050 to require the Energy and Environment Cabinet to update and study the state assumption of the Section 404 permitting program; authorize the Governor to seek assumption; if the United States Environmental Protection Agency grants the delegation to the state, ensure the permitting process reduces duplication, streamlines the process for coal companies, and ensures permits are issued in a fair and equitable manner; require the cabinet to implement an online portal for the processing of permits issued, including the Section 404, Section 402 and Section 401 certification; require the portal to provide a flow chart of each permit process with timelines; require the portal to show when an application is complete and the expectation on when a final decision is made; restrict access to the information in the application from open records or public access; reduce the application fee for a permit that has been mishandled or delayed by the cabinet.
Index Headings of Original Version Environment and Conservation - Clean Water Act, 404, 402, and 401 permits, assumption, online processing
Minerals and Mining - Clean Water Act, 404, 402, and 401 permits, assumption, online processing
Pollution - Clean Water Act, 404, 402, and 401 permits, assumption, online processing
Surface Mining - Clean Water Act, 404, 402, and 401 permits, assumption, online processing
Water Supply - Clean Water Act, 404, 402, and 401 permits, assumption, study
Waterways and Dams - Clean Water Act, 404, 402, and 401 permits, assumption, online processing
Coal - Clean Water Act, 404, 402, and 401 permits, assumption, online processing

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01/26/22
  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
02/03/22
  • to Judiciary (S)


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