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Implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act

hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Ocean, and Water Protection of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, May 17, 1991.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Superfund, Ocean, and Water Protection.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Drinking water -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Drinking water -- Lead content -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 102-347
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .E647 1991m
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 86 p. :
      Number of Pages86
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1359821M
      ISBN 100160371597
      LC Control Number92600344

      In , the federal government passed the Safe Drinking Water Act, which is designed to regulate the amount of dangerous, disease-causing chemicals that are allowed in the nation’s water would hope that no such chemical contamination would be present legally, but of course everyone understands there are practical considerations that make it virtually . Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments of This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to revise regulations for drinking water contaminants, including by: 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);.

      A. the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of B. the Safe Drinking Water Act of C. the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act D. the Toxic Substances Control Act E. the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. This report discusses key drinking water issues in the th Congress, which have included problems caused by specific contaminants, such as methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) and perchlorate, as well as the related issue of the appropriate federal role in providing financial assistance for water infrastructure projects. Congress last reauthorized the Safe Drinking Water Act .

      Safe Drinking Water Act of , 42 U.S.C. §§ f to j-9 (Supp. IV ). ' to identify the key issues likely to affect implementation of the recently modified Act and its ultimate effectiveness in achieving the objective of safe drinking water. I. HISTORY OF THE. SDWA. Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act The Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act amends the Safe Drinking Water Act regarding the use and introduction into commerce of lead pipes, plumbing fittings or fixtures, solder and flux. The law is effective January 4,


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Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) Protecting America’s drinking water is a top priority for EPA. EPA has established protective drinking water standards for more than 90 contaminants, including drinking water regulations issued since the amendments to the Safe Drinking Water Act that strengthen public health protection.

Six former senior leaders in the Public Water Supply Program of EPA got together in from around the country and pooled their memories and "lessons learned" from the 10 years of the implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act of They developed this panel discussion to convey this history and lessons learned for current viewers.

Congress last reauthorized the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) inand although funding authority for most SDWA programs expired in FY, broad reauthorization bills have not been proposed, as the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), states, and water systems remain busy implementing the by: 5.

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Pursuant to the act, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is required to set standards for drinking water quality and oversee all states, localities, and water suppliers that implement the standards. The SDWA applies to every public water Enacted by: the 93rd United States Congress.

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Safe Drinking Water Act: implementation and issues / Mary Tiemann amendments to the Safe Drinking Water Act / Environmental Protection Agency. 42 U.S.C.

§f et seq. () The Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) was established to protect the quality of drinking water in the U.S. This law focuses on all waters actually or potentially designed for drinking use, whether from above ground or underground sources. • The Drinking Water Academy (DWA) has developed a number of training modules.

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Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of P.L. Reduction of. Get this from a library. Implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act amendments: hearing before the Subcommittee on Health and Environment of the Committee on Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifth Congress, second session, October 8, [United States.

Congress. House. Committee on Commerce. Subcommittee on Health. This oral history of the early implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act has brought together a number of senior professional managers who played major roles in these activities between and Collectively, these individuals have provided more than years of experience in managing environmental protection and public health programs.

Requirements, Amendments, Impact, and Cost of Implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act Introduction Water is a vital compound. It fuels not only human beings but also industrial companies.

Such component is essential to sustain life. The Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments ofreferred to in subsec. (b)(13)(A), is Pub. –, Aug. 6,Stat. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title of Amendment note. North Carolina Drinking Water Act. § A Short title.

This Article shall be cited as the "North Carolina Drinking Water Act." (, c.s. 1;c.s. 2.) § A Purpose. The purpose of this Article is to regulate water systems within the State which supply drinking water that may affect the public health.

EPA’s regulatory program for drinking water has issued seven cost-significant rules sincethe year that the SDWA was last amended.

This working paper examines the costs of these, relying on estimates presented by EPA in its regulatory analyses supporting the. Today, I am providing you with a "Safe Drinking Water Act Source Book," which offers important background information on a number of issues that are central to the reauthorization.

the financial and technical capacity of drinking water systems and the States to assure effective implementation of the Act. Protecting drinking water. Framework for safe drinking-water. The basic and essential requirements to ensure the safety of drinking-water are a “framework” for safe drinking-water, comprising health-based targets established by a competent health authority, adequate and properly managed systems (adequate infrastructure, proper monitoring and effective planning and management) and a.

Board’s drinking water-related activities are in the Health & Safety Code, the Water Code, and other codes. Last updated Ap —from Titles 17 and 22 California Code of Regulations California Regulations Related to Drinking Water.

4 §. This report discusses key drinking water issues in the th Congress involving water infrastructure funding and problems caused by specific contaminants, such as the gasoline additive methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE), perchlorate, and lead in drinking water.

Congress last reauthorized the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) inand although funding .WATER ACT. EPA Should Improve Implementation of Requirements on Whether to Regulate Additional Contaminants.

May GAO Under the Safe Drinking Water Act, EPA is authorized to regulate contaminants in public drinking water systems. SinceEPA [email protected]{osti_, title = {State costs of implementing the Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments.

Results and implications of the Association of State Drinking Water Administrators' survey of state primacy program resource needs}, author = {Not Available}, abstractNote = {To assist the Office of Drinking Water in estimating the state costs of .