91st General Assembly
Summary of SB0071
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LIVESTOCK WASTE HANDLING FACIL                                             

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Livestock Management Facilities Act. Provides that the      
   owner or operator of a  proposed  livestock  waste  handling  facility      
   shall  file a notice of intent to construct with the Department before      
   beginning construction on a facility.  Provides that the county  board      
   may   request   an   informational  meeting  concerning  the  proposed      
   construction of a facility. Provides that the Department shall receive      
   certain evidence at the informational meeting.  Provides  construction      
   standards  for  certain livestock waste handling facilities.  Provides      
   that the Department shall inspect the construction site of a livestock      
   waste handling facility. Prohibits the construction  of  a  non-lagoon      
   livestock waste handling facility or an earthen livestock waste lagoon      
   in  certain areas.  Deletes provisions concerning the reporting of the      
   release of livestock waste in certain situations.  Provides  that  the      
   Department  may  request  modification  of  a  facility. Provides that      
   additional livestock management facilities shall be required to comply      
   with  certain  provisions  concerning  the  handling,   storing,   and      
   disposing  of  livestock  waste.  Provides additional requirements for      
   multiple  livestock  management  facilities  under  common  ownership.      
   Increases the livestock waste lagoon  registration  fee  from  $50  to      
   $250. Effective immediately.                                                
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                
        Further amends the Livestock Management  Facilities  Act.   Makes      
   technical corrections.                                                      
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 01-01-09

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   1


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