Clean Water Legacy Act (Minnesota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Minnesota

Name Clean Water Legacy Act (Minnesota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Clean Water Council and Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


This Act provides authority, direction, and resources to achieve and maintain water quality standards for groundwater and surface waters by implementing the federal Clean Water Act as well as applicable state and federal regulations. The Council aims to identify and categorize impaired waters, to offer incentives to prevent water impairment, and to support effective measures to clean up waters. The Council sets pollutant total maximum daily load (TMDL) standards for the waters of the State.

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Minn. Stat. 114D
Date Enacted 2006