House Committee Ups DWSRF Authorization Levels

July 2010
Underground Construction;Jul2010, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p8
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The article offers information on the Assistance, Quality and Affordability Act (AQUA) and the Pipeline Inspection, Protection, Enforcement and Safety Act of 2006 (PIPES Act) in the U.S. The House Committee has passed the AQUA to increase the authorization level of the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) water program. Meanwhile, it suggests that the Congress should also reauthorize the PIPES Act, a law on pipeline safety, which is expected to expire at the end of 2010.


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