New Ground Water Rules May Have Significant Impact

Law360, New York (November 5, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A rulemaking hearing concerning Tennessee's classification of ground water was held by the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), Division of Water Pollution Control (the Division), at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 19, 2007, at the L&C Tower in Nashville. The Division is proposing significant changes to the existing ground water standards under the Tennessee Water Quality Control Act.

In addition, the Division is recommending new ground water reporting requirements for certain property owners and purchasers. The Division's proposal would delete and replace substantial sections...
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