Pennsylvania General Assembly
|Bill Title||An Act Amending the Act of May 1, 1984 (p.l.206, No.43), Known as the Pennsylvania Safe Drinking Water Act, Further Providing for Powers and Duties of the Department of Environmental Protection|
|Hispanic Sponsors||PA Rep. Angel Cruz (D-PA-180)|
|NHCSL Task Force||
Energy, Infrastructure and Environment
|Primary Issue Area||Environmental Protection|
Administrative law and government organization
Energy environment and natural resources
|Session||2015-2016 Regular Session|
Amending the act of May 1, 1984 (P.L.206, No.43), entitled "Anact providing for safe drinking water; imposing powers andduties on the Department of Environmental Resources inrelation thereto; and appropriating certain funds," furtherproviding for powers and duties of the Department ofEnvironmental Protection.
Official & Unofficial Title(s): An Amending the Act of May 1, 1984 entitled "An act providing for safe drinking water; imposing powers and duties on the Department of Environmental Resources in relation thereto; and appropriating certain funds," further providing for powers and duties of the Department ofEnvironmental Protection. Bill/Law #: PA H.B, 1918 NHCSL Committee: Energy and Environment NHCSL Sponsor(s): Angel Cruz State/Territory: Pennsylvania Date: April 1, 2016 Summary: This act would allow the Department of Environmental Resources to test for lead during two consecutive six-month monitoring periods. The Environmental Quality Board will be responsible for the continuation of the program as well as the monitoring.