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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 2007 469.153

Personal property taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2007 272.02, 2007 272.025

Qualifying property, Minn. Statutes 2007 272.02

Agricultural pollution

Generally, see AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS

Sources, see CLEAN WATER PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM

Water and Soil Resources Board, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 103C.401

Boards of health, duties delegated to, generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 145A.07

Clean Water Legacy Act

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.05 to 2007 114D.45

Public Facilities Authority loans, Minn. Statutes 2007 446A.074, 2007 446A.075

Control

Enforcement, generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.071

False statements, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.075

Grants, see WATER POLLUTION CONTROL GRANTS

Information, altering or concealing, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.075

Loans, see WATER POLLUTION CONTROL LOANS

Monitoring, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.075

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2007 103A.206, 2007 115.42

Property, equipment, or devices for, Minn. Statutes 2007 272.02, 2007 272.025, 2007 469.153

State water pollution control program, Minn. Statutes 2007 116.16

Studies by Metropolitan Council, Minn. Statutes 2007 473.244

Damage caused by

Costs, payment, property taxes, excess levies, Minn. Statutes 2007 275.065

Definitions

Clean Water Legacy Act, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.15

Metropolitan government, Minn. Statutes 2007 473.121

Water Pollution Control Act, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.01

Discharge, notice, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.061

Effluent standards, classification, waters of the state, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.44

Enforcement of law

Natural Resources Department, enforcement officers, Minn. Statutes 2007 97A.205

Public health requirements, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.989 to 2007 144.993

Federal Water Pollution Control Act amendments

Waste control grants, Minn. Statutes 2007 473.504

Wastewater treatment, system of charges, Minn. Statutes 2007 473.519

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.08

Great Lakes Commission, combating pollution, Minn. Statutes 2007 1.21

Great Lakes protection fund, Minn. Statutes 2007 116Q.01, 2007 116Q.02

Groundwater, see UNDERGROUND WATER POLLUTION

Hazardous waste, see HAZARDOUS WASTE

Health Department, rulemaking authority, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.12

Impaired waters, restoration

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.15

Funding, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.45

Identification, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.15 to 2007 114D.35

Local governments, goals and policies, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.20

Purpose, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.10

State agencies, goals and policies, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.20

Industrial development projects, see Projects under INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT DISTRICTS

Inspection and investigation, Minn. Statutes 2007 609.671

Lawsuits

Attorney general expenses, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.072

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.071

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2007 541.075

Littering, see LITTERING

Local water management and accountability oversight, Minn. Statutes 2007 103B.102

Marine toilets, Minn. Statutes 2007 86B.325, 2007 86B.535

Mediation, violations, water pollution control, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.071

Metropolitan area towns, control and regulation, Minn. Statutes 2007 368.01

National pollutant discharge elimination system permit, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.03, 2007 609.671

Notice of, requiring, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.061

Nuclear waste, see RADIOACTIVE WASTE

Nuisances, Minn. Statutes 2007 97C.065

Nutrients in cleaning agents, see Nutrients in under DETERGENTS

Nutrients in water conditioners, Minn. Statutes 2007 116.21 to 2007 116.35

Orders, sewage, prohibited deposits, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.35, 2007 144.36

Ordinances, prevention, Minn. Statutes 2007 145A.05

Permits

National pollutant discharge elimination system, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.03, 2007 609.671

Permanent tree and brush burning site, Minn. Statutes 2007 88.17

Pest control chemicals, Minn. Statutes 2007 97C.065

Petroleum tank release law, effect, Minn. Statutes 2007 115C.06

Point sources

Investigations, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.04

Pollution Control Agency duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.03

Policy of state, control, Minn. Statutes 2007 103A.206, 2007 115.42

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

Potable water, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.01, 2007 115.061 to 2007 115.069

Prevention

Agriculture best management practices loans, Minn. Statutes 2007 17.117

Family farms, Minn. Statutes 2007 17.844

Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.35

Manure applicator education and training programs, Minn. Statutes 2007 18C.432

Ordinances, Minn. Statutes 2007 145A.05

Road salt use, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2007 160.215

Sewage, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.35

Studies by Metropolitan Council, Minn. Statutes 2007 473.244

Radioactive waste, see RADIOACTIVE WASTE

Responsible person, notice, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.061

Sanitary districts, see SANITARY DISTRICTS

Sewage, prohibited deposits, orders

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.35 to 2007 144.37

State waters, Minn. Statutes 2007 97C.065

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2007 541.075, 2007 628.26

Tests, injection of certain materials, Minn. Statutes 2007 116.54

Total maximum daily loads, setting

Clean Water Council, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.25, 2007 114D.30, 2007 114D.35

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.15

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.20

Pollution Control Agency, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.25

Third-party TMDLs, Minn. Statutes 2007 114D.15, 2007 114D.25

Underground water pollution, see UNDERGROUND WATER POLLUTION

Violations and penalties

County attorneys, prosecution, Minn. Statutes 2007 388.051

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.071, 2007 609.671

Wastewater treatment facilities, see WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITIES

Water Pollution Control Act, Minn. Statutes 2007 115.01 to 2007 115.09

Water quality cooperatives

Agriculture best management practices loans, Minn. Statutes 2007 17.117