The KWO Legislative Update is intended to keep persons interested in water issues apprised of legislation and associated legislative actions that pertain to these matters.
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|Bill No.||Bill Title||Link to Bill||KWO or KWA Testimony|
|SB 43||Requiring the Kansas Water Office to formulate a plan to address water-related issues.||Testimony|
|SB 153||Water; dams, definition, exemption from permit requirements; inspection costs and penalties|
|SB 212||Establishing the produced water recycling, storage and transportation equipment investment income tax credit and accelerated depreciation for such equipment.||Testimony|
|HB 2031||Distribution of sales and use tax revenue; funding streams to the state water plan fund.|
|HB 2049||Elimination of fee sunsets for the Kansas Department of Agriculture||Testimony|
|HB 2051||Limited transfers, dam exemptions, MYFA incentives||Testimony|
|HB 2073||Exempting certain stream and water structure activities from permitting|
|HB 2121||Imposing well spacing requirements for future points of diversion of water.|
|HB 2171||Establishing Agreed Local Management Areas|
|HB 2295||Water pollution control permits and creating the water program management fund.|
|HB 2321||Standards for use of graywater.||Testimony|