Earlier today, Friday, June 29, 2012, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection issued proposed regulations for its 2013 proposed legislative rules, including the long-awaited proposed rules implementing the Horizontal Well Act passed in December, 2011. Several important proposed rules relating to air quality and water quality were also issued, which are listed below. Written comments to the proposed rules can be filed by the deadlines indicated.
Jackson Kelly will provide its clients with more information early next week. Click here to access the full text of the proposed rules. If you would like more information or need assistance in preparing and submitting comments, please feel free to contact Kenneth E. Tawney or Kathy G. Beckett.