310 CMR 36.00: Current Regulations

  • 310 CMR 36.00: The Water Management Act Regulations pdf format of 310 CMR 36.00: The Water Management Act Regulations

    These regulations were effective November 2014.

  • A Summary of the Revisions to the Water Management Act Regulations 310 CMR 36.00 pdf format of A Summary of the Revisions to 310 CMR 36.00
  • 310 CMR 36.00: Sections

    36.01: Authority
    36.02: Purpose
    36.03: Definitions
    36.04: Withdrawals Requiring a Registration Statement
    36.05: Exemptions
    36.06: Filing a Registration Statement
    36.07: Registration Conditions
    36.08: Modification of a Registration
    36.09: Transfer of Registration Statements
    36.10: Registration Renewal Requests
    36.11: Annual Statement of Withdrawal for Registrations
    36.13: Safe Yield
    36.14: Streamflow Criteria
    36.16: Withdrawals Requiring a Permit
    36.17: Effective Dates and Expiration Dates for Permitting by Water Source
    36.18: Applying for a New or Renewed Permit
    36.19: Determining Permit Tier for an Application
    36.20: Site Specific Evaluation
    36.21: Contents of a Permit Application
    36.22: Coldwater Fish Resource, Minimization, and Mitigation Planning Requirements
    36.23: Public Notice Requirements
    36.24: MEPA Requirements
    36.25: Incomplete Applications
    36.26: Application Review
    36.27: Issuance of Permits
    36.28: Permit Provisions and Conditions
    36.29: Permit Amendments, Suspensions, and Terminations
    36.30: Permit Application Denials
    36.31: Reporting and Review Requirements for Permits
    36.33: Transfer of a Permit
    36.34: Fee Schedule
    36.35: Nonconsumptive Use Statements
    36.36: Recognition of Normal Variation for Existing Withdrawals
    36.37: Appeals
    36.38: Signatures
    36.39: Right of Entry
    36.40: Declaration of Water Supply Emergency
    36.41: Actions to Resolve Water Supply Emergency
    36.42: Duration of a Water Supply Emergency
    36.43: Orders, Violations, and Penalties
    36.44: Severability

310 CMR 36.00: Proposed Amendments & Public Comment

310 CMR 36.00: Recently Promulgated Amendments