Clarifies the qualifications for licensure of an environmental health scientist and an environmental health scientist-in-training.
Removes the sunset date for the Legislative Water Development Commission and authorizes the Commission to meet up to six times per
Extends the repeal date of the instream flow water right for trout habitat.
Requires the state engineer to include an evaluation of an asserted beneficial use in the report of a field investigation of a diligence claim.
States that if the state engineer receives an untimely statement of claim, the state engineer shall return the claim without further action and authorizes the state engineer to prepare and file an addendum to a proposed determination under certain circumstances.
Provides a process for a property owner and the owner of a water conveyance facility to approve and move forward with a plan to modify the water conveyance facility and provides for mediation through the Property Rights Ombudsman if requested.
Permits a wireless provider to deploy a small wireless facility and any associated pole within a right of way; permits an authority to establish a permitting process for the deployment of a small wireless facility; describes a wireless providers access to an authority pole within a right of way and sets rates and fees for the placement of a wireless facility, its support structure, and a utility pole.
Requires a secondary water provider that begins providing new service on or after May 9, 2018, to meter the use of water and phases in requirements for a secondary provider to meter water and requires secondary water providers to provide water use data.