Yellowstone River Compact (North Dakota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Place|| North Dakota
|Applies to States or Provinces||Montana;North Dakota;Wyoming|
|Name||Yellowstone River Compact (North Dakota)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Hydroelectric, Natural Gas, Nuclear|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Program Administrator||Yellowstone River Compact Commission|
|Applicable Jurisdiction|| Yellowstone River Basin: http://yrcc.usgs.gov/YRBmapmosaic.html
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
The Yellowstone River Compact, agreed to by the States of Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming, provides for an equitable division and apportionment of the waters of the Yellowstone River, as well as for the conservation, development, and beneficial use of water in the Yellowstone River Basin. This chapter provides more specific information on regulations governing the basin.
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|Authority 1:||N.D.C.C. 61-23|
|Date Enacted|| 1950