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SB 10 - Wetland Regulations - Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Wetland Regulations

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (56-35) - (Key vote)

Title: Wetland Regulations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that exempts building in Brown County from wetland restrictions.

Highlights:
-Exempts any activity affecting a wetland in Brown County from water quality laws administered by the Department of Natural Resources if certain criteria are met including, but not limited to, the following (Sec. 5):
    -The wetland area that will be affected is less than 3 acres in size; -The site of activity is zoned for community business use and is part of a tax incremental district; and -The person engaged in the activity plans to create at least 1.5 acres of wetland or to purchase credits from the wetland mitigation bank with a ratio of at least 1.5 acres of wetland for each acre of wetland affected.
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (20-11) - (Key vote)

Title: Wetland Regulations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that exempts building in Brown County from wetland restrictions.

Highlights:
-Exempts any activity affecting a wetland in Brown County from water quality laws administered by the Department of Natural Resources if certain criteria are met including, but not limited to, the following (Sec. 5):
    -The wetland area that will be affected is less than 3 acres in size; -The site of activity is zoned for community business use and is part of a tax incremental district; and -The person engaged in the activity plans to create at least 1.5 acres of wetland or to purchase credits from the wetland mitigation bank with a ratio of at least 1.5 acres of wetland for each acre of wetland affected.
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Wetland Regulations

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