Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 4355Primary Sponsor: Committee (20)Committee Number: 13Type of Legislation: JRSubject: Regulations approvedResiding Body: SenateComputer Document Number: GJK/20007.ACIntroduced Date: Feb 05, 1992Date of Last Amendment: Feb 12, 1992Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: Feb 25, 1992Last History Type: Referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideSponsor Committee: Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Environmental AffairsSponsor Committee Number: 20Type of Legislation: Joint Resolution
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 4355 Senate Feb 25, 1992 Referred to Committee 13 4355 Senate Feb 25, 1992 Recalled from Committee 01 4355 Senate Feb 18, 1992 Introduced, read first time, 01 referred to Committee 4355 House Feb 13, 1992 Read third time, sent to Senate 4355 House Feb 12, 1992 Amended, read second time 4355 House Feb 05, 1992 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
February 12, 1992
Introduced by Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee
S. Printed 2/12/92--H.
Read the first time February 5, 1992.
TO APPROVE REGULATIONS OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATION BOARD, RELATING TO CERTIFIED WELL DRILLERS, BIOLOGICAL WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATORS, PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATORS AND WATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATORS, DESIGNATED AS REGULATION DOCUMENT NUMBER 1390, PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE 1, CHAPTER 23, TITLE 1 OF THE 1976 CODE.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The regulations of the Environmental Certification Board, relating to certified well drillers, biological wastewater treatment plant operators, physical/chemical wastewater treatment plant operators and water treatment plan operators, designated as Regulation Document Number 1390, and submitted to the General Assembly pursuant to the provisions of Article 1, Chapter 23, Title 1 of the 1976 Code, are disapproved.
SECTION 2. This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
SUMMARY AS SUBMITTED BY PROMULGATING AGENCY.
These changes would require well drillers, biological wastewater treatment plant operators, physical/chemical wastewater treatment plant operators and water treatment plant operators to have at least a high school diploma or General Education Development (GED) certificate in order to become certified by the Board. Additionally fees charged by the Board would no longer be limited to an increase of 6% per year.