Archive for January, 2012

Water rights transfer protocols bill scheduled for public hearing

January 23rd, 2012  |  Published in HB 2415

HB 2415 (Regarding water rights transfer protocols) has been scheduled for a public hearing on Wednesday, January 25 at 1:30 p.m. in the House Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources. The hearing will be held in House Hearing Room A of the John L. O’Brien Building.

Forest practices exemption bill scheduled for public hearing

January 23rd, 2012  |  Published in HB 2388

HB 2388 (Exempting certain forest practices from the requirements of the hydraulic code) has been scheduled for a public hearing. It will be held on Tuesday, January 24 at 10 a.m. in the House Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources. The hearing will be held in House Hearing Room A of the John L. O’Brien Building.

Wetlands mitigation bill public hearing held

January 23rd, 2012  |  Published in HB 2238

HB 2238 (Regarding wetlands mitigation) was the topic of a public hearing on January 17. The bill’s analysis can be downloaded here as a pdf file.

You can view the public hearing in the window below or at this link.

Water relinquishment bills public hearing

January 23rd, 2012  |  Published in HB 1117, HB 1297, HB 1378

HB 1117, 1297 and 1378 (all dealing with water relinquishment) were part of a public hearing held last week.

All three also have new staff reports, which can downloaded as pdf files at the links below.
HB 1117 analysis
HB 1297 analysis
HB 1378 analysis

You can view the public hearing in the window below or by clicking here.

More water bills scheduled for hearing

January 13th, 2012  |  Published in HB 1117, HB 1297, HB 2415

Along with HB 1117 (Regarding the relinquishment of water rights) noted below, HB 1297 (Concerning the relinquishment of a water right) and HB 2415 (Regarding water rights transfer protocols) are also scheduled for a public hearing. The hearing will be in the House Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources on January 20 at 8:00 a.m.

HB 1297 has an analysis here.

HB 2415 has no analysis yet, but the bill digest is here.

Wetlands mitigation bill (HB 2238) scheduled for hearing

January 13th, 2012  |  Published in HB 2238

HB 2238 (Regarding wetlands mitigation) has been scheduled for a hearing on January 17 at 10:00 a.m. in the House Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources. The hearing will be held in House Hearing Rm A of the John L. O’Brien Building.

Here is the most recent bill digest, there is no bill report yet.

Water rights relinquishment (HB 1117) scheduled for hearing

January 12th, 2012  |  Published in HB 1117

HB 1117 (Regarding the relinquishment of water rights) is scheduled for a public hearing on January 20 at 8 a.m. in the House Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources. The hearing will be held in House Hearing Rm A of the John L. O’Brien Building.

Here is the most recent staff report dating back to last year.

NWIFC staff contact for this bill is John Hollowed, who can be contact at jhollowed at nwifc dot org

Keep track of new bills on updated bill page

January 12th, 2012  |  Published in Tracking Archive 2011-12

New updates are being made daily to the bill tracker page.  If you know of a bill that is not listed or would like one tracked, please email eoconnell at nwifc dot org.