Governor Parson signs two more environmental bills
June 6, 2019 – Governor Mike Parson today signed two more environmental bills.
Senate Bill 134, sponsored by Sen. Wayne Wallingford and handled in the House by Rep. Tim Remole, repeals the authority of the Missouri Dept. of Natural Resources to levy a penalty of $1,000 per day for violations regarding a solid waste disposal area. The bill also extends the tire fee that would otherwise expire January 1, 2020, to December 31, 2025.
Senate Bill 84, sponsored by Sen. Mike Cunningham and handled in the House by Rep. Sonya Anderson, extends the sunset date on the geologic resources fees from December 31, 2020, to December 31, 2025.