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Record Group Number: 000920
Series/Collection Number: .R HWRM
Creator: Florida. Legislature.  --House of Representatives.  --Committee on Water and Resources Management.
Title, Dates: Committee records, 1996-2000.
Amount: 6.50 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: By record type.
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Biographical/Historical:     In 1996, the House Committee on Water and Resource Management (1996-present) became a standing committee with a permanent staff under the provisions of Ch. 68-35, Laws.  The Committee reviews legislation on the development and conservation of Florida's wetlands, water resources, water policy, and state lands.
This Committee's functions were previously handled in part by the House Committee on Natural Resources (1970-1996), the Select Committee on Water Policy (1995-1996), the House Committee on Conservation (1968-1970), and the House Committee on Public Lands and Parks (1968-1970).  From 1981 to 1982, the House Select Committee on Mining and Reclamation reviewed legislation on the minerals severance tax.
Summary:     This series contains meeting files and bill files of the House Committee on Water and Resource Management.  The records documents committee and joint committee meetings and contain discussion on legislation pertaining to the conservation of Florida's water resources; saltwater fishing licence; marine fisheries; pollution control; and water resources development.
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Subject Access Fields: Fishery management Florida
Natural resources Florida
Pollution Florida
Environmental policy Florida
Water resources development Florida
Water-supply Florida
Water Pollution Florida
Water quality management Florida
Watersheds Florida
Added Entries Florida. Legislature.  --House of Representatives.  --Committee on Conservation.
Florida. Legislature.  --House of Representatives.  --Select Committee on Water Policy.
Florida. Legislature.  --House of Representatives.  --Committee on Natural Resources.