2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Herring
SLAF Scoring Criteria (language only)

Item 377 #4h

Item 377 #4h

Natural Resources
Department of Environmental Quality


Page 457, after line 41, insert:

"M. The Department of Environmental Quality shall evaluate and provide recommendations for strategies to revise Stormwater Local Assistance Fund proposal scoring criteria such that proposals for projects that support local stormwater resiliency priorities and capacity needs may be considered while maintaining water quality criteria. The Department shall provide the report to the Governor and General Assembly no later than November 1, 2021."


(This amendment directs the Department of Environmental Quality to evaluate the criteria used to assess Stormwater Local Assistance Fund project proposals to include projects that address local stormwater resiliency and capacity needs.)