CHAPTER NO. 643

SENATE BILL NO. 3052

By Springer, Dixon

Substituted for: House Bill No. 2775

By Buck

AN ACT To amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 69, Chapter 3, relative to the promulgation of rules by the Tennessee water quality control board.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE:

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 69-3-105(d), is amended by inserting the following language after the third sentence:

Any person within the area of the state in which the water affected is located may contact the board and request to be placed on a notification registry, which includes such person's full name, mailing address, and telephone number. The board shall notify in writing all persons on such notification registry as to the date, time, and place of hearing, and the subject of the hearing, ten (10) days before the hearing.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.

PASSED: March 9, 1998

APPROVED this 24th day of March 1998