Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 1520Primary Sponsor: Committee (13)Committee Number: 20Type of Legislation: JRSubject: Regulations approvedResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Environmental AffairsComputer Document Number: GJK/20053.ACIntroduced Date: Apr 28, 1992Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: May 19, 1992Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideSponsor Committee: Medical AffairsSponsor Committee Number: 13Type of Legislation: Joint Resolution
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 1520 House May 19, 1992 Introduced, read first time, 20 referred to Committee 1520 Senate May 14, 1992 Read third time, sent to House 1520 Senate May 12, 1992 Read second time, notice of general amendments 1520 Senate Apr 28, 1992 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
April 28, 1992
S. Printed 4/28/92--S.
Read the first time April 28, 1992.
TO APPROVE REGULATIONS OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATION BOARD, RELATING TO 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.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The regulations of the Environmental Certification Board, relating to biological wastewater treatment plant operators, physical/chemical wastewater treatment plant operators and water treatment plant 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 approved.
SECTION 2. This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
SUMMARY AS SUBMITTED BY PROMULGATING AGENCY.
These changes would require 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.