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  • PART I ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT
  • TITLE II EXECUTIVE AND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS
    OF THE COMMONWEALTH
  • CHAPTER 21G MASSACHUSETTS WATER MANAGEMENT ACT

Section 1 - Short title

Section 2 - Definitions

Section 3 - Planning and management of water use and conservation; advisory committee; regulations

Section 4 - Withdrawal volume threshold

Section 5 - Registration statements; filing

Section 6 - Contents of registration statements

Section 7 - Issuance of permits; criteria and standards

Section 8 - Permit applications; contents

Section 9 - Processing permit applications; notice of proposed withdrawal

Section 10 - Recommendations

Section 11 - Issuance of permits; conditions; findings

Section 12 - Adjudicatory hearing; judicial review

Section 13 - Examination of activities involving water withdrawal

Section 14 - Enforcement orders; civil administrative penalties; actions by attorney general; punishment

Section 15 - Water emergency declaration

Section 16 - State of water emergency; eminent domain; authorization; notice

Section 17 - State of water emergency; orders

Section 18 - Registration and permit application fee schedules

Section 19 - Public water system rates; propriety

Section 20 - Persons engaged in business of digging or drilling wells; certification; reports