Environmental Law & Policy Alerts – Update from Somach, Simmons & Dunn

June 16, 2021

Water Quality Legislation Attracts Bipartisan Support

President Biden’s “Build Back Better” initiative proposes to invest $111 billion in rebuilding and modernizing drinking water and wastewater infrastructure, as well as funding other water quality-related priorities, including addressing per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water supplies.  Legislation proposed in both the Senate and House of Representatives in the 117th Congress (2021-2022) reflects a bipartisan effort to translate the President’s goals into national policy…. Read More

Written by Michelle E. Chester