Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee
Wednesday, April 6, 2022 | 9:30 a.m.
Main Capitol, Room 461
Meeting to consider SB 1038 and SR 229
Senate Bill 1038, PN 1359 (Stefano) – The legislation requires civil penalties collected for Clean Streams Law water quality violations, which are connected with or related to a coal mining activity, to be deposited into the Reclamation Fee (Operations & Maintenance) Trust Account for treatment of postmining pollution discharges.
Senate Resolution 229, PN 1451 (Dush) – The resolution directs the Joint State Government Commission to conduct a study of the economic, environmental and health impacts relating to the development of the critical mineral industry in Pennsylvania.