Pro-Environment

Effective: 2021-2022

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Key Information

SB 565 is a proposal for a record $3.3 billion investment in our state’s aging water infrastructure. The bill includes provisions for lead pipeline replacement, wastewater and stormwater system upgrades , drinking water infrastructure improvements, dam safety and infrastructure improvements , PFAS remediation at contaminated sites , Filter First hydration stations in K-12 schools and childcare centers, and more.

Our state currently has a $20 billion need for water infrastructure upgrades and improvements over the next 10 years. By utilizing federal COVID relief funds, SB 565 starts the process of updating the state’s aging water infrastructure at a low cost to taxpayers.

 

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Votes

34 Pro-Environment
0 Anti-Environment
4 N/A
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