RULE NO: RULE TITLE
5M-8.004: Notice of Intent to Implement
PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The purpose of this notice is to initiate the development of a rule amendment to require nutrient management in Notices of Intent for Best Management Practices for Florida Vegetable and Agronomic Crops. Subsequently, the Department will initiate formal rulemaking in order to adopt these measures by rule.
SUBJECT AREA TO BE ADDRESSED: The proposed rule amendment will discuss the procedures for filing a Notice of Intent which will require nutrient management as part of a Best Management Practices implementation schedule for landowners to receive a presumption of compliance with state water quality standards.
SPECIFIC AUTHORITY: 403.067(7)(c)2. FS.
LAW IMPLEMENTED: 403.067(7)(c)2. FS.
A RULE DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD AT THE DATE, TIME AND PLACE SHOWN BELOW:
DATE AND TIME: December 5, 2006, 1:30 p.m.
PLACE: UF/IFAS Southwest Florida Research and Education Center, 2686 SR 29 North, Immokalee, Florida 34142-9515, phone: (239)658-3400
DATE AND TIME: December 14, 2006, 10:00 a.m.
PLACE: UF/IFAS Indian River Research and Education Center, 2199 South Rock Road, Fort Pierce, Florida 34945, phone: (772)468-3922, ext.113
DATE AND TIME: December 14, 2006, 3:00 p.m.
PLACE: UF/IFAS Desoto County Extension Service Office, 2150 N.E. Roan Street, Arcadia, Florida 34266, phone: (863)993-4846
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT AND A COPY OF THE PRELIMINARY DRAFT, IF AVAILABLE, IS: Bill Bartnick, Environmental Administrator, Office of Agricultural Water Policy, 1203 Governor’s Square Boulevard, Suite 200, Tallahassee, Florida 32301, (850)617-1700 or Fax (850)617-1701
THE PRELIMINARY TEXT OF THE PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT IS AVAILABLE AT NO CHARGE FROM THE CONTACT PERSON LISTED ABOVE.