H.R.4832 - Low-Income Water Customer Assistance Programs Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Fudge, Marcia L. [D-OH-11] (Introduced 10/23/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/26/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4832 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/23/2019)
Low-Income Water Customer Assistance Programs Act of 2019
This bill addresses the access of low-income households to drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater services.
Specifically, the bill establishes new pilot programs that award grants to help low-income households pay their drinking water, wastewater, or stormwater bills.
In addition, the Environmental Protection Agency must study the prevalence of low-income households that do not have access to
- affordable, functional wastewater services that protect the health of individuals in the households;
- affordable municipal stormwater services; or
- affordable public drinking water services.