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HR 1068

Title: Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments of 2017
Author: Rep. Frank Pallone (DEM-NJ)

Summary
<p><b>Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments of 2016</b></p> <p>This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to revise regulations for drinking water contaminants, including by:</p> <ul> <li>requiring the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to determine whether or not to regulate no fewer than 10 contaminants every 3 years (current law requires 5 contaminants every 5 years);</li> <li>revising the process and requirements for setting maximum containment levels in national primary drinking water regulations;</li> <li>directing the EPA to revise national primary drinking water regulations for lead and copper;</li> <li>setting deadlines for the EPA to publish maximum contaminant level goals and promulgate national drinking water regulations for perchlorate, perfluorinated compounds, and ...

Status
Introduced in House 02/15/2017
Introduced in House 02/15/2017
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 02/15/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment. 02/17/2017

Bill Text
08/16/2017 - HR 1068 (Introduced+in+House)
02/15/2017 - HR 1068 (Introduced+in+House)
02/15/2017 - HR 1068 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Frank Pallone (D-NJ)
    () - U.S. Representative

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    Capital Address:
    237 Cannon House Office Building

    Washington, DC 20515-3006
    Phone: (202) 225-4671

    District Address:
    504 Broadway

    Long Branch, NJ 07740
    Phone: (732) 571-1140
    Fax: (732) 870-3890

 
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