H.R.5169 - Wastewater Treatment Works Security Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] (Introduced 07/22/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure | Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 107-645|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/08/2002 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.5169 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)
Wastewater Treatment Works Security Act of 2002 - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to make grants to a State, municipality, or intermunicipal or interstate agency to conduct a vulnerability assessment of a publicly owned treatment works and implement security enhancements for such facilities upon completion of the assessment.
Reported to House without amendment (09/05/2002)
Authorizes the Administrator to: (1) provide technical guidance and assistance to small publicly owned treatment works (those serving a population of fewer than 20,000 persons) on conducting vulnerability assessments and implementing security enhancements; and (2) make grants to a nonprofit organization to improve vulnerability self-assessment methodologies and tools for publicly owned treatment works, including those that are part of a combined wastewater treatment and water supply system.