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H.R. 3106 (115th): To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to publish a maximum contaminant level goal and promulgate a national primary drinking water regulation for perfluorinated compounds (including perfluorooctanesulfonic acid and perfluorooctanoic acid), and for other purposes.

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Brendan Boyle

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Jun 29, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 29, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


8 Cosponsors (5 Democrats, 3 Republicans)


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What legislators are saying

Statement by Congressman Boyle on Release of Toxic Chemical Pollution Study
    — Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA2] (Sponsor) on Jun 20, 2018

Boyle and Fitzpatrick Lead Bipartisan Demand To Release PFOS, PFOA Health Study
    — Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA2] (Sponsor) on May 18, 2018

Boyle Secures Millions in New Funding to Fight Defense-Linked Drinking Water Contamination
    — Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA2] (Sponsor) on Mar 28, 2018

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Jun 29, 2017

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H.R. 3106 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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