Montana Solid Waste Management Act (Montana)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Montana|
|Name||Montana Solid Waste Management Act (Montana)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Primary Website|| http://www.deq.mt.gov/SolidWaste/default.mcpx
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
It is the public policy of the state to control solid waste management systems to protect the public health and safety and to conserve natural resources whenever possible. The Department of Environmental Quality is authorized to adopt rules and regulations governing solid waste management systems. This statute contains provisions pertaining to groundwater monitoring, disposal of specific types of wastes, and licensing requirements.
|Department|| Montana Department of Environmental Quality
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||75-10-2 MCA|
|Date Enacted|| 1977
|Authority 2:|| ARM 17.50.101 through 820