Meeting to consider SB 1038 and SR 229

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. 

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