The first is related to legislation passed last session (HB-3372 – HB-3391 SB 1073) and is related to Rainwater Harvesting. I want to be clear – this is not pending legislation. This is legislation that was passed in the 82nd Legislative Session and TCEQ is actively developing rules and guidance on the implementation of the bill.
The draft guidance document referenced is RG-445 & Executive Summary – 2011-057-290-OW and its application to all Public Water Systems. The following are excerpts from the Executive Summary that PWS’s might want to explore and determine actual impact.