|ACT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY||2007-2008|
NO. 122. AN ACT RELATING TO WASTE FACILITY FRANCHISE TAX EXEMPTION FOR MINING WASTE.
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. 3 V.S.A. § 2822(j)(6) is amended to read:
(6) For solid waste treatment, storage, transfer, or disposal facility certifications issued under 10 V.S.A. chapter 159:
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original and renewal $200.00
applications for facilities,
per cubic yard of certified
pursuant to 10 V.S.A §§ 6605 and 6605b, for facilities with an operational
that treat, store, or dispose of waste capacity less than 25,000 cubic
generated solely from mining, extraction, yards; for facilities with
mineral processing operational capacity
25,000 cubic yards $0.95 per
cubic yard of operational capacity
and paid on an annual
basis over the term of
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Sec. 2. REPEAL
Sec. 6 of No. 65 of the Acts of 2005 (sunset of tax exemption for solid waste from mining, extraction, or mineral processing) is repealed effective June 1, 2008.
Sec. 2a. AGENCY OF NATURAL RESOURCES PUBLICATION OF
(a) Upon certification of the OMYA facility under 10 V.S.A. chapter 159, the secretary of natural resources shall post on the website of the agency of natural resources the results of the monitoring activities required under the certification.
(b) The agency of natural resources shall require staff time associated with the OMYA facility to be assigned a specific accounting code, and all work or review of the OMYA facility shall be accounted for with the assigned OMYA code.
Sec. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE
This act shall take effect upon passage, except:
(1) Sec. (1) of this act (solid waste certification fee increase in
3 V.S.A. § 2822(j)(6)(E)) shall take effect July 1, 2008.
Approved: May 8, 2008
The Vermont General Assembly
115 State Street