Rule Promulgation

New rules promulgated or proposed for public water supplies update the provisions of the Michigan Safe Drinking Water Act.  New rules are promulgated under authority conferred on the Director of the DEQ by Section 5 of the Safe Drinking Water Act, 1976 PA 399, as amended (Act 399), identified as R 325.10101 through R 325.12820. Modified and new rules are published on the Office of Regulatory Reinvention’s website.

Current Rules Projects

None at this time

Rule Promulgation Timeline

  1. Formal request for rulemaking submitted to the Office of Regulatory Reinvention (ORR):
  2. Stakeholder Process:
  3. Public Information Session:
  4. Draft rules and Regulatory Impact Statement filed with the Office of Regulatory Reform: 
  5. Public Comment Period: 
  6. Public Hearing: 
  7. Final rules filed with the ORR