National Rural Water Association Proposes Rule Changes for Drinking Water Systems
04/14/2017 - Legislative News
On April 13, EPA published a
Order (EO) 13777 (EPA announcement). The order directs federal agencies to establish a Regulatory Reform Task Force to evaluate existing regulations and “make recommendations to the agency head regarding their repeal, replacement, or modification.” Comments are due by May 15, 2017.
NRWA’s Regulatory Committee will be considering a comprehensive package to submit to EPA on April 29, and the Committee recently sent the EPA a statement recommending two regulatory reform proposals for consideration under the President’s Executive Order (NRWA).