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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 2008 469.153

Personal property taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2008 272.02, 2008 272.025

Qualifying property, Minn. Statutes 2008 272.02

Agricultural pollution

Generally, see AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS

Sources, see CLEAN WATER PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM

Water and Soil Resources Board, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 103C.401

Ballast water management

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.1701

Plan for, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.1703

Record book requirements, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.1705

Boards of health, duties delegated to, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 145A.07

Clean water fund, establishment of, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.50

Clean Water Legacy Act

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.05 to 2008 114D.45

Public Facilities Authority loans, Minn. Statutes 2008 446A.074, 2008 446A.075

Control

Enforcement, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.071

False statements, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.075

Grants, see WATER POLLUTION CONTROL GRANTS

Information, altering or concealing, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.075

Loans, see WATER POLLUTION CONTROL LOANS

Monitoring, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.075

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2008 103A.206, 2008 115.42

Property, equipment, or devices for, Minn. Statutes 2008 272.02, 2008 272.025, 2008 469.153

State water pollution control program, Minn. Statutes 2008 116.16

Studies by Metropolitan Council, Minn. Statutes 2008 473.244

Damage caused by

Costs, payment, property taxes, excess levies, Minn. Statutes 2008 275.065

Definitions

Clean Water Legacy Act, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.15

Metropolitan government, Minn. Statutes 2008 473.121

Water Pollution Control Act, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.01

Discharge, notice, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.061

Effluent standards, classification, waters of the state, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.44

Enforcement of law

Natural Resources Department, enforcement officers, Minn. Statutes 2008 97A.205

Public health requirements, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.989 to 2008 144.993

Federal Water Pollution Control Act amendments

Waste control grants, Minn. Statutes 2008 473.504

Wastewater treatment, system of charges, Minn. Statutes 2008 473.519

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.08

Great Lakes Commission, combating pollution, Minn. Statutes 2008 1.21

Great Lakes protection fund, Minn. Statutes 2008 116Q.01, 2008 116Q.02

Groundwater, see UNDERGROUND WATER POLLUTION

Hazardous waste, see HAZARDOUS WASTE

Health Department, rulemaking authority, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.12

Impaired waters, restoration

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.15

Funding, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.45

Identification, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.15 to 2008 114D.35

Local governments, goals and policies, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.20

Purpose, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.10

State agencies, goals and policies, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.20

Industrial development projects, see Projects under INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT DISTRICTS

Inspection and investigation, Minn. Statutes 2008 609.671

Lawsuits

Attorney general expenses, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.072

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.071

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2008 541.075

Littering, see LITTERING

Local water management and accountability oversight, Minn. Statutes 2008 103B.102

Marine toilets, Minn. Statutes 2008 86B.325, 2008 86B.535

Mediation, violations, water pollution control, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.071

Metropolitan area towns, control and regulation, Minn. Statutes 2008 368.01

National pollutant discharge elimination system permit, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.03, 2008 609.671

Notice of, requiring, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.061

Nuclear waste, see RADIOACTIVE WASTE

Nuisances, Minn. Statutes 2008 97C.065

Nutrients in cleaning agents, see Nutrients in under DETERGENTS

Nutrients in water conditioners, Minn. Statutes 2008 116.21 to 2008 116.35

Orders, sewage, prohibited deposits, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.35, 2008 144.36

Ordinances, prevention, Minn. Statutes 2008 145A.05

Permits

National pollutant discharge elimination system, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.03, 2008 609.671

Permanent tree and brush burning site, Minn. Statutes 2008 88.17

Pest control chemicals, Minn. Statutes 2008 97C.065

Petroleum tank release law, effect, Minn. Statutes 2008 115C.06

Point sources

Investigations, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.04

Pollution Control Agency duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.03

Policy of state, control, Minn. Statutes 2008 103A.206, 2008 115.42

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

Potable water, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.01, 2008 115.061 to 2008 115.069

Prevention

Agriculture best management practices loans, Minn. Statutes 2008 17.117

Family farms, Minn. Statutes 2008 17.844

Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.35

Manure applicator education and training programs, Minn. Statutes 2008 18C.432

Ordinances, Minn. Statutes 2008 145A.05

Road salt use, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2008 160.215

Sewage, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.35

Studies by Metropolitan Council, Minn. Statutes 2008 473.244

Radioactive waste, see RADIOACTIVE WASTE

Responsible person, notice, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.061

Sanitary districts, see SANITARY DISTRICTS

Sewage, prohibited deposits, orders

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.35 to 2008 144.37

Star lake or river management plans, Minn. Statutes 2008 103B.701

State waters, Minn. Statutes 2008 97C.065

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2008 541.075, 2008 628.26

Tests, injection of certain materials, Minn. Statutes 2008 116.54

Total maximum daily loads, setting

Clean Water Council, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.25, 2008 114D.30, 2008 114D.35

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.15

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.20

Pollution Control Agency, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.25

Third-party TMDLs, Minn. Statutes 2008 114D.15, 2008 114D.25

Underground water pollution, see UNDERGROUND WATER POLLUTION

Violations and penalties

County attorneys, prosecution, Minn. Statutes 2008 388.051

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.071, 2008 609.671

Wastewater treatment facilities, see WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITIES

Water Pollution Control Act, Minn. Statutes 2008 115.01 to 2008 115.09

Water quality cooperatives

Agriculture best management practices loans, Minn. Statutes 2008 17.117