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H.R. 4470 (114th): Safe Drinking Water Act Improved Compliance Awareness Act

About the bill

Only six days after it was introduced, the Safe Drinking Water Act Improved Compliance Awareness Act, H.R. 4470, passed the House by an almost unanimous vote of 416–2. The two votes against were cast by Representatives Todd Rokita (IN-4) and Thomas Massie (KY-4).

H.R. 4470 would require public water service operators to appropriately notify all customers if more than ten percent of customers have more than 15 parts per billion of lead their water. The bill would also require the EPA to develop a strategy for outreach ...

Sponsor and status

Daniel Kildee

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 12 pages
Introduced:

Feb 4, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 612: WIIN Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2016. (compare text)

History

Feb 4, 2016
 
Introduced

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Feb 10, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 4470 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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