America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018

America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 is a United States federal law, enacted during the 115th United States Congress, that provides for water infrastructure improvements throughout the country in the areas of:

America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018
Great Seal of the United States
Enacted bythe 115th United States Congress
Citations
Public law115-270
Codification
Acts amendedWater Resources Development Act of 2016, Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014, Water Resources Development Act of 2007, Water Resources Development Act of 2000, Water Resources Development Act of 1996, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, Federal Power Act
Legislative history

The law also reauthorizes the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014 (WIFIA) which provides expanded financial assistance to communities under the Clean Water Act and Safe Drinking Water Act. These programs are administered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Also included in the law is the designation of the United States courthouse located at 300 South Fourth Street in Minneapolis, Minnesota, as the "Diana E. Murphy United States Courthouse".

Summary of current EPA actionsEdit

Upcoming EPA actionsEdit

  • Water System Restructuring Rule
  • Small System Report to Congress[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ United States. America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018. Pub.L. 115–270. October 23, 2018.
  2. ^ a b "America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018: Overview". Washington, D.C.: United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). August 1, 2019.