75-11-521. Benchmarks -- budget action taken if not met. (1) Categorizing petroleum storage tank release sites as resolved is a higher priority than investigation of new releases unless the new release is an imminent danger to the health and safety of the public.
(2) The department shall develop a list of open release sites prioritized by danger to the health and safety of the public and anticipated date of categorizing the sites as resolved.
(3) (a) The cumulative benchmarks that are provided in subsection (3)(b) must be met. If the benchmarks are not met, money appropriated for petroleum storage tank leak prevention may not be included in the department's base budget, as defined in 17-7-102, for the current biennium.
(b) The cumulative benchmarks are as follows:
|Date||Total Number of Resolved Sites|
|December 31, 2011||45|
|July 1, 2012||90|
|December 31, 2012||135|
|July 1, 2013||180|
|December 31, 2013||225|
|July 1, 2014||270|
|December 31, 2014||315|
|July 1, 2015||360|
History: En. Sec. 4, Ch. 394, L. 2011.