H.R.1352 - Water Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Act of 2021117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lawrence, Brenda L. [D-MI-14] (Introduced 02/25/2021)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means; Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/05/2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1352 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/25/2021)
Water Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Act of 2021
This bill increases funding for water infrastructure, including funding for several programs related to controlling water pollution or protecting drinking water.
Specifically, it establishes a Water Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Trust Fund. The fund may be used for specified grant programs.
The bill increases the corporate income tax rate to 24.5% to provide revenues for the fund.
In addition, the bill revises requirements concerning the clean water state revolving fund (SRF) and the drinking water SRF. It also creates or reauthorizes several grant programs for water infrastructure.