Indiana Conservancy Act (Indiana)
Last modified on November 16, 2014.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Indiana|
|Name||Indiana Conservancy Act (Indiana)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wave Energy, Wind energy|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Start Date|| 1957
|Program Administrator||Conservancy Districts, Indiana Association of Conservancy Districts|
|Applicable Jurisdiction|| Opt-in: Local Conservancy Districts can establish their own regulations.
| Last Substantive Modification
Landowners in a given locality may petition for the establishment of a Conservancy District. Such districts may be created for the purpose of managing and regulating flood prevention and control, drainage, irrigation, water supply for domestic and/or industrial use, the disposal of sewage and other liquid wastes, natural and recreational areas, erosion, water storage for stream flow augmentation, as well as the operation, maintenance, and improvement of projects relevant to these purposes. Section 14-33 gives procedures for the establishment, alteration, merger, and dissolution of such districts.
|Department||Assocation of Indiana Conservancy Districts|
|Address|| Association of Indiana Conservancy Districts, PO BOX 40142, Indianapolis, IN, 46240-0142
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Ind. Code 14-33|
|Date Enacted|| 1957