Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSR): Program Overview and Issues

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This report discusses the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) Amendments of 1996, which authorized a drinking water state revolving loan fund (DWSRF) program. The program was intended to help public water systems finance infrastructure projects that were needed to comply with federal drinking water regulations and to meet the Act's health objectives. It includes an overview of funding, allotments and set-asides, drinking water infrastructure needs, program issues, and legislative activity.

Creator(s): Tiemann, Mary
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: April 10, 2009
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Tiemann, Mary

Specialist in Environmental Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: April 10, 2009
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This report discusses the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) Amendments of 1996, which authorized a drinking water state revolving loan fund (DWSRF) program. The program was intended to help public water systems finance infrastructure projects that were needed to comply with federal drinking water regulations and to meet the Act's health objectives. It includes an overview of funding, allotments and set-asides, drinking water infrastructure needs, program issues, and legislative activity.

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12 pages.

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