Control, Prevention, and Abatement of Pollution of Surface Waters (North Dakota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Place|| North Dakota
|Applies to States or Provinces||North Dakota|
|Name||Control, Prevention, and Abatement of Pollution of Surface Waters (North Dakota)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Program Administrator||State Department of Health, State Water Pollution Control Board|
|Primary Website|| http://www.legis.nd.gov/cencode/t61c28.pdf
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
It is the policy of North Dakota to protect, maintain, and improve the quality of the waters in the state, and to require necessary and reasonable treatment of sewage, industrial, or other wastes. This section establishes the State Water Pollution Control Board, which may make recommendations regarding rules for the emission of polluting discharges to state waters; the Department of Health has the authority to enact these regulations. The Department of Health also administers programs pertaining to groundwater, waste water, surface water, storm water, animal feeding operations, and nonpoint sources.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:|| N.D.C.C. 61-28; N.D.A.C. 33-16-02.1