U.S. Senate Passes Hydrant Bill

December 18, 2013

HR3588 will exempt fire hydrants from compliance with the Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act

U.S. Senate Passes HR3588 Hydrant Bill Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act

The U.S. Senate passed HR3588, the Community Fire Safety Act, on unanimous consent. The bill passed earlier in December in the U.S. House on a vote of 384-0. Once signed into law by President Obama, HR3588 would exempt fire hydrants from compliance with the Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act.

Source:

American Water Works Assn.

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