The Act specifies a time limit within which the Director of the Environmental Protection Division of the Department of Natural Resources must act on permit or variance applications. The Act also requires the Director to refund all application fees, except those required by federal law, when the Director fails to act in the time allotted.
CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES Department of Natural Resources: Specify Time Period in Which the Director Must Act on Permit and Variance Applications; Provide for a Fee Waiver When the Director Does Not Act Within the Time Specified,
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