Editorial – Ag bills have mixed review

Outlet: Fort Morgan Times & FortMorganTimes.com

April 14, 2010

This session of the Colorado legislature certainly has some interesting bills related to agriculture.
Gov. Bill Ritter signed a bill that protects finalized well permits from tampering by the Colorado Ground Water Commission. Under this bill, the commission which manages the state’s designated water basins on the Eastern Plains and the Front Range could not exclude finalized wells from their basins, which means the owners of these wells would not have to fight yet another court battle to keep their water…

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