The department shall form a statewide water quality advisory committee composed of representatives of federal, state and regional organizations, agencies and units of government, public interest groups, groups with a special economic interest and private citizens.
The department shall inform the committee of ongoing and proposed water quality planning and management activities and policy issues of statewide concern.
The committee shall advise the department on water quality management issues of statewide concern.
The statewide water quality advisory committee shall include, at a minimum, representatives of the following:
Wisconsin senate agriculture and natural resources committee
Wisconsin department of agriculture, trade and consumer protection
Wisconsin board of soil and water conservation districts
Wisconsin department of industry, labor and human relations
NR 121.09 History
Cr. Register, January, 1979, No. 277
, eff. 2-1-79; am. (1) and (4), Register, August, 1981, No. 308
, eff. 9-1-81.