Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 30||ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY|
|PART 1||TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY|
|CHAPTER 307||TEXAS SURFACE WATER QUALITY STANDARDS|
|RULE §307.1||General Policy Statement|
It is the policy of this state and the purpose of this chapter to maintain the quality of water in the state consistent with public health and enjoyment, propagation and protection of terrestrial and aquatic life, operation of existing industries, and taking into consideration economic development of the state; to encourage and promote development and use of regional and area-wide wastewater collection, treatment, and disposal systems to serve the wastewater disposal needs of the citizens of the state; and to require the use of all reasonable methods to implement this policy.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §307.1 adopted to be effective April 29, 1988, 13 TexReg 1784; amended to be effective July 22, 2010, 35 TexReg 6294|