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Lead Testing in School and Child Care Drinking Water Act of 2016

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A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide for a school and child care lead testing grant program.

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Date Actions Overview
04/20/2016Introduced in Senate

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04/20/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (4)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Booker, Cory A. [D-NJ]* 04/20/2016
Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH] 04/28/2016
Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT] 07/07/2016
Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] 07/07/2016

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Senate Environment and Public Works04/20/2016 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (04/20/2016)

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.