Minnesota Environmental Coordination Procedures Act (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Minnesota|
|Name||Minnesota Environmental Coordination Procedures Act (Minnesota)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wave Energy, Wind energy|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Program Administrator||Minnesota Environmental Quality Board|
|Primary Website|| https://www.revisor.mn.gov/statutes/?id=116C
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
This Act is designed to streamline the review procedures for a given project that requires multiple environmental permits “by establishing a mechanism in state government which will coordinate administrative decision-making procedures, and related quasi-judicial and judicial review, pertaining to these permits.” The Act is designed to promote a better exchange of information among state agencies, as well as a faster process for project permitting.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Minn. Stat. 116C.22-34|
|Date Enacted|| 1976