Construction of Channels (Indiana)

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EZFeed Policy

Place Indiana

Applies to States or Provinces Indiana
Name Construction of Channels (Indiana)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Nuclear
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Indiana Natural Resources Commission
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


Permission is required from the Natural Resources Commission is required for the construction or alteration of artificial channels or improved channels of natural watercourses that connect to any river or stream in Indiana for the purpose of providing access by boat or otherwise to public or private industrial, commercial, housing, recreational, or other facilities. Prior approval by Department of Environmental Management is required for sewage disposal facilities involved with the channel and each facility that the channel is to serve before the Commission can consider the application.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Steve Lucas
Department Natural Resources Commission
Division Director
Address 100 N. Senate Av.
Address 2 Room N501
Place Indianapolis, Indiana
Zip/Postal Code 46204
Phone 317-233-3322


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Ind. Code 14-29-4
Date Effective 2004
Date Enacted 1995