Authorizes DEQ to utilize and incorporate comprehensive groundwater, surface water, and aquifer data in its decision-making processes related to the issuance and renewal of groundwater withdrawal permits and surface water withdrawal permits. Such data may include information relating to water levels, flow rates, and water quality.
1/23/24 Reported from Senate ACNR (15-Y 0-N)
1/23/24 Re-referred to Senate Finance and Appropriations
2/12/24 Reported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
2/13/24 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
2/16/24 Referred to HACNR; Subc Chesapeake
2/28/24 Reported from  House General Laws (22-Y 0-N)
3/4/24 Passed House (97-Y 0-N)