The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee today unanimously approved a substitute or managers amendment (attached) of America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2020. AWIA is the Senate version of the Water Resources Development Act. A copy of the bill is attached. The Senate Committee also unanimously approved the Drinking Water Infrastructure At of 2020 as well.
NAFSMA submitted comments on the discussion draft of the 2020 AWIA last week.
Below is the Senate EPW Press Release on today’s action.
The Drinking Water Infrastructure Act of 2020 reauthorizes Safe Drinking Water Act programs that support drinking water infrastructure and provide resources and technical assistance to communities facing critical drinking water 0needs.