The State of Alaska’s Effort to Become the Primary Agency for Section 404 Permits. Michelle Bonnet Hale, Director of the ADEC Division of Water, and Steve Ross, Assistant Attorney General, Environmental Law Section, Alaska Department of Law, will discuss Senate Bill 27, the 2013 legislation authorizing the State to evaluate and pursue state assumption of the Section 404 Program under the Clean Water Act; an overview of the current 404 program; the process of state assumption, including pros and cons; state programmatic general permits; and future decision points. 1 General CLE Credit. Phone-ins from other locations in Alaska are welcomed and encouraged.
For more section information, please contact co-Chairs: Jamie Linxwiler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 907-793-2200; Steve Ross at email@example.com or 907-269-5274; and Tina Sellers at firstname.lastname@example.org or 907-868-0836.