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WPIC will meet at 8 a.m. on March 5 in Room 172 of the Capitol in Helena.

Friday, February 23, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: Water Policy Interim Committee, water rights

The legal landscape facing the use of exempt groundwater wells has changed over the last 3 years, and the Water Policy Interim Committee plans to survey the new playing field. WPIC begins its two-day meeting at 10 a.m. on Oct. 9 in room 172 of the state Capitol building in Helena.

The Water Policy Interim Committee will set a plan of action for the 2017-2018 interim during its upcoming July 31-August 1 meeting. Staff and various agencies will also lead the committee on a tour of three Helena-area sites to introduce a broad array of water issues, including irrigation,...