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Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)

New Mexico
Environment Department

Water Quality Control Commission Enabling Legislation


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State Water Quality Protection Legislation Citations
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Water Quality Act
(§§ 74-6-1 et seq., NMSA 1978)

Please see NM Compilation Commission website to search for Water Quality Act. 

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Utility Operator Certification Act
(§ 61-33-3 B, NMSA 1978)


Bulleted item... Open Meeting Act Resolution 2018
Federal Water Quality Protection Legislation Citations
Bulleted item... Clean Water Act
(referenced at §§ 74-6-1 et seq., NMSA 1978)
Bulleted item... Safe Drinking Water Act
(referenced at § 74-6-3E, NMSA 1978)
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All questions regarding the Commission should be directed to:

Pam Castaneda
Administrator for Boards & Commissions
New Mexico Environment Department
P.O. Box 5469
Santa Fe, NM 87502
Tel (505) 827-2425
Fax (505) 827-1628

Harold L. Runnels Building // 1190 St. Francis Drive, Suite N4050 // Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505 // tel (800) 219-6157, (505) 827-2855

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