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§ 3011. Part 3 of the Water Quality Control Plan for Inland Surface Waters, Enclosed Bays, and ...

23 CA ADC § 3011BARCLAYS OFFICIAL CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS

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Title 23. Waters
Division 3. State Water Resources Control Board and Regional Water Quality Control Boards
Chapter 23. Water Quality Control Plans
23 CCR § 3011
§ 3011. Part 3 of the Water Quality Control Plan for Inland Surface Waters, Enclosed Bays, and Estuaries of California - Bacteria Provisions and a Water Quality Standards Variance Policy (Part 3 of the ISWEBE) adopted by the State Water Resources Control Board on August 7, 2018.
On August 7, 2018, the State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) adopted Resolution 2018-0038, which adopted Part 3 of the ISWEBE Plan.
Part 3 of the ISWEBE Plan:
(1) Establishes a beneficial use definition for limited water contact recreation (LREC-1) that may be used by the State Water Board and Regional Water Quality Control Boards in designating inland surface waters, enclosed bays, and estuaries.
(2) Provides a consistent regulatory approach to protect the primary contact recreation (REC-1) beneficial use by establishing two new numeric water quality objectives for bacteria.
(3) Includes the following implementation elements: reference system/antidegradation and natural sources exclusion approaches to account for natural sources of bacteria in the context of a total maximum daily load or a basin plan amendment; a high flow suspension and a seasonal suspension of the REC-1 beneficial use, a LREC-1 designation, and a water quality standards variance policy.
HISTORY
1. New section summarizing amendments to water quality control plan filed 2-4-2019; amendments approved by State Water Resources Control Board Resolution No. 2018-0038 on 8-7-2018; amendments approved by OAL pursuant to Government Code section 11353 on 2-4-2019 (Register 2019, No. 6).
This database is current through 6/17/22 Register 2022, No. 24
23 CCR § 3011, 23 CA ADC § 3011
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