91st General Assembly
Summary of HB1826
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Short description: 
MINING-BLASTING OPERATIONS                                                 

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Surface-Mined Land Conservation and  Reclamation  Act.      
   Provides  that blasting operations shall be conducted only between the      
   hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Provides  that      
   the  Department  shall promulgate rules to establish a set of blasting      
   standards in urban areas and  to  conduct  studies  to  determine  the      
   appropriate  levels  of blasting in urban areas. Allows municipalities      
   to regulate blasting concurrently with the State. Preempts home  rule.      
   Effective immediately.                                                      
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 01-01-09

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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