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Update Senate Bill 536 Study
Senate Bill 536 passed in the 2014 legislative session. The Bill requires a comprehensive study on the expansion of the use of reclaimed water, stormwater, and excess surface water in Florida. The draft study report is available for review. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection will accept written comments on the draft report until September 18, 2015.