Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 305: Permit by Rule, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Environmental Protection (2012)

The Legislature approved an Inland Waterfowl and Wading Bird Habitat Rule that was drafted by DEP and strengthened by the Board of Environmental Protection. This rule maintains key protections for land and water that are essential to the health of wading birds and waterfowl. It provides an opportunity for a simplified permit process while protecting the most important parts of waterfowl wetlands.

Senate Votes

District Name Vote

House Votes

District Name Vote
67 Seth A. Berry
70 Bruce A. Bickford
90 Russell J. Black
110 Mark E. Bryant
101 Richard M. Cebra
119 Benjamin M. Chipman
26 Paul T. Davis
14 James F. Dill
12 Jeffery Allen Gifford
22 Stacey K. Guerin
1 John L. Martin
145 Beth A. O'Connor
140 Wayne R. Parry
40 Kimberley C. Rosen
74 Margaret R. Rotundo
96 Jeffrey L. Timberlake
143 John L. Tuttle