Legislation and Regulations

SGMA LegislationGSP RegulationsBasin Boundary Modification Regulations

The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA)

The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (full text)

Excerpted sections from the legislation:

DWR Review and Evaluation of Groundwater Sustainability Plans
Groundwater Sustainability Agencies: Formation
Groundwater Sustainability Agencies: Powers and Authorities
Groundwater Sustainability Plan Initial Notification

Groundwater Sustainability Plan Regulations

Groundwater Sustainability Plan Regulations (full text)
Article 3: Technical and Reporting Standards
Article 5: Plan contents (complete chapter)
Subarticle 2: Basin Setting
Subchapter 3: Sustainable Management Criteria
Article 6: DWR Evaluation and Assessment
Article 7: Periodic Evaluations by the Agency

Other Excerpts:

Stakeholder Outreach and Notice Requirements
Groundwater Sustainability Plan Initial Notification Requirements

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