Bill Status of HB5742 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: EPA-PUBLIC WATER SUPPLIES
Rep. Natalie A. Manley
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Environmental Protection Act. In a Section concerning notice of public water supply disruption, provides that the definition of "disruption event" includes any change to a disinfection technique, practice, or technology, including each instance of any change in the concentration of any disinfectant in the water of a public water supply that results in residual concentrations of the disinfectant in the water either rising above 150% or falling below 80% (instead of "exceeding 50% or falling below 20%") of the monthly average concentration of disinfectant reported to the Environmental Protection Agency in a public water distribution entity's most recent monthly submission of Daily Operating Reports. Effective immediately or on the date House Bill 4988 of the 102nd General Assembly takes effect, whichever is later.