H.R.5070 - Lead Testing in School and Child Care Drinking Water Act of 2016114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9] (Introduced 04/26/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/29/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5070 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/26/2016)
Lead Testing in School and Child Care Drinking Water Act of 2016
This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to direct the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a voluntary school and child care lead testing program of grants to states to assist local educational agencies in voluntary testing for lead contamination in drinking water at schools and child care programs.
The bill repeals the current program of federal assistance for state programs regarding lead contamination in school drinking water.