Sabine River Compact (Multiple States)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Louisiana;Texas|
|Name||Sabine River Compact (Multiple States)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear|
|Program Administrator||Texas Commission on Environmental Quality|
|Applicable Jurisdiction||Sabine River and adjacent lands, in Louisiana and Texas|
| Last Substantive Modification
The Sabine River Compact Commission administers the Sabine River Compact to ensure that Texas receives its equitable share of quality water from the Sabine River and its tributaries as apportioned by the Compact. The Compact includes the states of Texas and Louisiana. In addition, the SRCC cooperates with Louisiana for programs to increase the quantity and improve the quality of water available to Texas.
|Contact Name||Gary E. Gagnon|
|Department||Sabine River Compact Commission|
|Address||P.O. Box 556|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Tex. Water Code 44|