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H.R. 3291: Assistance, Quality, and Affordability Act of 2021

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To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide assistance for States, territories, areas affected by natural disasters, and water systems and schools affected by PFAS or lead, and to require the Environmental Protection Agency to promulgate national primary drinking water regulations for PFAS, microcystin toxin, and 1,4-dioxane, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Paul Tonko

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 20th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2021
Length: 40 pages
Introduced
May 18, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Ordered Reported on Jun 23, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 23, 2021.

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Cosponsors

2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

May 18, 2021
 
Introduced

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May 25, 2021
 
Considered by Environment and Climate Change

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Jun 16, 2021
 
Considered by Environment and Climate Change

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 23, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 29, 2021
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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H.R. 3291 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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