US HB417 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-01-25 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the improvement of consumer confidence reports, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act by requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to revise regulations about consumer confidence reports in order to increase their effectiveness and understandability. Currently, each community water system must mail their customers an annual consumer confidence report that provides information about local drinking water quality.

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Title

To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the improvement of consumer confidence reports, and for other purposes.

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History

DateChamberAction
2017-01-25HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Environment.
2017-01-10HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
2017-01-10HouseIntroduced in House

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