Date: May 19, 2016
Category:

Yesterday, the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) sent out a notification to stakeholders announcing the California Water Commission approved emergency groundwater regulations outlined in the historic Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA).

The regulations will be filed with the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) by June 1, 2016.  OAL then has 10 days in which to review and approve the emergency rulemaking file, after which it files the regulations with the Secretary of State’s Office. The regulations are effective once filed with the Secretary of State’s Office.

The regulations will post HERE when in effect.

Read the Department’s Full Release

For more information on SGMA, contact Gail Delihant at (916) 466-1435. 

WG Staff Contact

Jeff Janas
Manager, Communications
949-885-2318

Start Growing Today

Farming has never been more challenging, which is why Western Growers invests in fully committed advocates – your advocates – in Sacramento, Phoenix, and Washington, D.C.  Only Western Growers offers members so many business services, supported by more than 400 dedicated employees.

You May Also Like…