A fact sheet describing H.R. 1497, The Water Quality Protection & Job Creation Act.
This bipartisan bill renews the Federal commitment to addressing local water quality challenges by providing an infusion of Federal assistance for the construction, repair, and replacement of the Nation’s network of wastewater and stormwater conveyance and treatment facilities. H.R. 1497 significantly increases the amount of Federal assistance made available to States and communities through the successful Clean Water State Revolving Fund program—the primary source of Federal assistance for wastewater infrastructure construction.
H.R. 1497 the Water Quality Protection and Job Creation Act (ANS) Fact Sheet FINAL (002)