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WATER POLLUTION

See also NATIONAL POLLUTANT DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM PERMITS; WATER CONSERVATION

Abatement or control property, equipment, or devices

Defined as project, Minn. Statutes 2004 469.153

Personal property taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 272.02, 2004 272.025

Qualifying property, Minn. Statutes 2004 272.02

Agricultural pollution

Generally, see AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS

Sources, see CLEAN WATER PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM

Water and Soil Resources Board, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 103C.401

Boards of health, duties delegated to, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 145A.07

Control

Enforcement, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.071

False statements, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.075

Grants, see WATER POLLUTION CONTROL GRANTS

Information, altering or concealing, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.075

Loans, see WATER POLLUTION CONTROL LOANS

Monitoring, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.075

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2004 103A.206, 2004 115.42

Property, equipment, or devices for, Minn. Statutes 2004 272.02, 2004 272.025, 2004 469.153

Revolving fund, see Water pollution control revolving fund under STATE FUNDS AND ACCOUNTS

State water pollution control program, Minn. Statutes 2004 116.16

Studies by Metropolitan Council, Minn. Statutes 2004 473.244

Costs, payment, property taxes, excess levies, Minn. Statutes 2004 275.065

Definitions

Metropolitan government, Minn. Statutes 2004 473.121

Property taxes, levy additions, Minn. Statutes 2004 275.065

Water Pollution Control Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.01

Discharge, notice, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.061

Effluent standards, classification, waters of the state, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.44

Enforcement of law

Natural Resources Department, enforcement officers, Minn. Statutes 2004 97A.205

Public health requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.989 to 2004 144.993

Federal Water Pollution Control Act amendments

Waste control grants, Minn. Statutes 2004 473.504

Wastewater treatment, system of charges, Minn. Statutes 2004 473.519

Great Lakes Commission, combating pollution, Minn. Statutes 2004 1.21

Great Lakes protection fund, Minn. Statutes 2004 116Q.01, 2004 116Q.02

Groundwater, see UNDERGROUND WATER POLLUTION

Hazardous waste, see HAZARDOUS WASTE

Industrial development projects, see Projects under INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT DISTRICTS

Inspection and investigation, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.671

Interpretation of law, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.08

Lawsuits

Attorney general expenses, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.072

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.071

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2004 541.075

Littering, see LITTERING

Marine toilets, Minn. Statutes 2004 86B.325, 2004 86B.535

Mediation, violations, water pollution control, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.071

Metropolitan area towns, control and regulation, Minn. Statutes 2004 368.01

National pollutant discharge elimination system permit, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.03, 2004 609.671

Natural disaster, water pollution defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 275.065

Notice of, requiring, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.061

Nuclear waste, see RADIOACTIVE WASTE

Nuisances, Minn. Statutes 2004 97C.065

Nutrients in cleaning agents, see Nutrients in under DETERGENTS

Nutrients in water conditioners, Minn. Statutes 2004 116.21 to 2004 116.34

Orders, sewage, prohibited deposits, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.35, 2004 144.36

Ordinances, prevention, Minn. Statutes 2004 145A.05

Permits

National pollutant discharge elimination system, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.03, 2004 609.671

Permanent tree and brush burning site, Minn. Statutes 2004 88.17

Pest control chemicals, Minn. Statutes 2004 97C.065

Petroleum tank release law, effect, Minn. Statutes 2004 115C.06

Point sources

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.01

Investigations, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.04

Pollution Control Agency duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.03

Policy of state, control, Minn. Statutes 2004 103A.206, 2004 115.42

Pollution Control Agency, see Water pollution control under POLLUTION CONTROL AGENCY

Potable water, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.01, 2004 115.061 to 2004 115.069

Prevention

Agriculture best management practices loans, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.117

Family farms, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.844

Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.35

Manure applicator education and training programs, Minn. Statutes 2004 18C.432

Ordinances, Minn. Statutes 2004 145A.05

Road salt use, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.215

Sewage, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.35

Studies by Metropolitan Council, Minn. Statutes 2004 473.244

Radioactive waste, see RADIOACTIVE WASTE

Responsible person, notice, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.061

Rulemaking about, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.12

Sanitary districts, see SANITARY DISTRICTS

State waters, Minn. Statutes 2004 97C.065

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2004 541.075, 2004 628.26

Tests, injection of certain materials, Minn. Statutes 2004 116.54

Underground water pollution, see UNDERGROUND WATER POLLUTION

Violations and penalties

County attorneys, prosecution, Minn. Statutes 2004 388.051

Effluent standard or limitation, violation, criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.671

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.071

Inspection or investigation, failure to permit or carry out, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.671

Monitoring devices or methods, falsifying, tampering, or rendering inaccurate, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.671

National pollution discharge elimination system permit violations, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.671

Sewage, prohibited deposits, orders, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.35 to 2004 144.37

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2004 628.26

Water quality standard violation, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.671

Wastewater treatment facilities, see WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITIES

Water Pollution Control Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 115.01 to 2004 115.09