The budget proposes to create General Fund savings by shifting some General Fund support for the State Water Resources Control Board's core regulatory program to fees. We discuss the Governor's proposal, make recommendations for fee legislation, and provide an assessment of the board's funding requirements over the longer term.
[PDF] LAO Budget Options: Resources Agency and Cal-EPA DepartmentsReport Feb 20, 2002
[PDF] Analysis of the 2002-03 Budget Bill, Resources ChapterHandout Feb 29, 2000
[PDF] State and Regional Water Boards: Issues for Legislative Consideration