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Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Protect Drinking Water from PFAS Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to publish a maximum contaminant level goal and promulgate a national primary drinking water regulation for total per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
04/29/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date All Actions
09/26/2019Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
Action By: House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change
09/26/2019Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change
05/15/2019Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change
04/30/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
04/29/2019Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/29/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (32)


Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Energy and Commerce04/29/2019 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change04/30/2019 Referred to
05/15/2019 Hearings by
09/26/2019 Markup by
09/26/2019 Reported by

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (04/29/2019)

Protect Drinking Water from PFAS Act of 2019

This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to address the level of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water. Specifically, the EPA must publish a maximum contaminant level goal and promulgate a national primary drinking water regulation for total PFAS. PFAS are man-made chemicals that may lead to adverse human health effects.