Lead Legislation in 2017

Bill Number Title Sponsor Last Action
California
Bill:AB 247
Title:Public health: childhood lead poisoning: Lead Advisory Taskforce.
Sponsor:Jimmy Gomez
Last Action:04/04/2017
Bill:AB 746
Title:State Board of Education.
Sponsor:Gonzalez Fletcher
Last Action:04/18/2017
Bill:SB 427
Title:Public water systems: lead user service lines.
Sponsor:Connie M. Leyva
Last Action:04/20/2017
Bill:SB 634
Title:Santa Clarita Valley Water District.
Sponsor:Scott Wilk
Last Action:04/18/2017
Colorado
Title:Test Lead In Public Schools' Drinking Water
Sponsor:Tony Exum
Last Action:04/26/2017
Connecticut
Bill:HB 5026
Title:AN ACT REQUIRING BOARDS OF EDUCATION TO CONDUCT PERIODIC TESTING OF SCHOOL WATER SUPPLIES.
Sponsor:Christopher Rosario
Last Action:01/04/2017
Bill:SB 338
Title:AN ACT REQUIRING BOARDS OF EDUCATION TO CONDUCT ANNUAL TESTING OF PUBLIC SCHOOL WATER SUPPLIES.
Sponsor:Duff, Bob
Last Action:01/19/2017
Bill:SB 937
Title:AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH'S RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING LEAD PREVENTION INITIATIVES AND ASBESTOS TRAINING.
Sponsor:Public Health Committee
Last Action:03/29/2017
Georgia
Bill:HB 28
Title:Elementary and secondary education; test for lead contamination in drinking water in public and private schools; require
Sponsor:Billy Mitchell
Last Action:01/11/2017
Bill:HB 28
Title:Elementary and secondary education; test for lead contamination in drinking water in public and private schools; require
Sponsor:Billy Mitchell
Last Action:01/09/2017
Bill:SB 29
Title:Education; drinking water in child care learning centers and for lead contamination; require testing
Sponsor:Vincent Fort
Last Action:03/09/2017
Illinois
Bill:HB 265
Title:SCH REPORT CARD-LEAD-CHICAGO
Sponsor:Mary E. Flowers
Last Action:03/31/2017
Bill:HB 354
Title:SCHOOL WATER SUPPLY TESTING
Sponsor:David McSweeney
Last Action:04/27/2017
Bill:HB 507
Title:SCH CD-FIRE PREV SAFETY FUND
Sponsor:Keith P. Sommer
Last Action:03/31/2017
Bill:SB 1943
Title:EPA-INDUSTR MATERIALS EXCHANGE
Sponsor:David Koehler
Last Action:04/28/2017
Indiana
Bill:HB 1344
Title:A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning environmental law.
Sponsor:Donna Harris
Last Action:04/20/2017
Bill:HB 1519
Title:A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning utilities.
Sponsor:Heath VanNatter
Last Action:04/20/2017
Bill:HB 1551
Title:A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning utilities.
Sponsor:Heath VanNatter
Last Action:01/23/2017
Bill:SB 483
Title:A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning health.
Sponsor:Eddie Melton
Last Action:01/17/2017
Massachusetts
Bill:H 2915
Title:An Act ensuring safe drinking water at schools and early childhood programs
Sponsor:
Last Action:03/20/2017
Bill:H 3243
Title:An Act to amend the lead law to include water piping
Sponsor:Russell E. Holmes
Last Action:03/20/2017
Bill:S 960
Title:Resolve to review, consider, and evaluate, and to establish a suitable body and/or Special Commission to consider Climate Change Economic Consequences
Sponsor:Jason M. Lewis
Last Action:01/23/2017
Bill:S 1883
Title:An Act relative to water bottle filling stations in public schools
Sponsor:James B. Eldridge
Last Action:01/23/2017
Bill:S 1985
Title:An Act ensuring safe drinking water at schools and early childhood programs
Sponsor:Joan B. Lovely
Last Action:03/31/2017
Maryland
Bill:HB 270
Title:Environment - Testing for Lead in Drinking Water - Public and Nonpublic Schools
Sponsor:Stephen W. Lafferty
Last Action:03/29/2017
Maine
Bill:LD 40
Title:An Act To Strengthen Requirements For Water Testing For Schools
Sponsor:Rebecca J. Millett
Last Action:03/16/2017
Michigan
Bill:HB 4120
Title:Water; quality; testing for levels of lead and other contaminants in water supplied to public schools; require. Amends 1976 PA 399 (MCL 325.1001 - 325.1023) by adding...
Sponsor:Adam Zemke
Last Action:02/01/2017
Bill:HB 4124
Title:Water; quality; program for testing and removing lead in drinking water used by schools and child care centers; provide for. Amends sec. 2 of 1976 PA 399 (MCL 325.1002)...
Sponsor:Sheldon Neeley
Last Action:02/01/2017
Bill:HB 4125
Title:Water; quality; testing for lead and copper in drinking water; require, and specify procedures. Amends sec. 2 of 1976 PA 399 (MCL 325.1002) & adds sec. 7a & 7b.
Sponsor:Phil Phelps
Last Action:02/01/2017
Bill:HB 4372
Title:Water; quality; testing for levels of lead and other contaminants in water supplied to colleges and universities; require. Amends 1976 PA 399 (MCL 325.1001 - 325.1023)...
Sponsor:Robert Kosowski
Last Action:03/21/2017
Bill:HB 4378
Title:Water; quality; testing for levels of lead and other contaminants in water supplied to nonpublic schools; require. Amends 1976 PA 399 (MCL 325.1001 - 325.1023) by...
Sponsor:Robert Kosowski
Last Action:03/22/2017
Bill:HB 4379
Title:Water; quality; testing for levels of lead and other contaminants in water supplied to hospitals; provide for. Amends 1976 PA 399 (MCL 325.1001 - 325.1023) by adding...
Sponsor:Robert Kosowski
Last Action:03/22/2017
Bill:SB 63
Title:Water; quality; drinking water; reduce lead action level. Amends sec. 5 of 1976 PA 399 (MCL 325.1005).
Sponsor:Jim Ananich
Last Action:01/24/2017
Minnesota
Bill:HF 707
Title:Legacy dedicated funding website funding provided, and money appropriated.
Sponsor:Bob Gunther
Last Action:04/24/2017
Bill:HF 890
Title:Early childhood, K-12, and adult education funding provided, and money appropriated.
Sponsor:Jenifer Loon
Last Action:04/18/2017
Bill:HF 1698
Title:Public school building water lead testing required.
Sponsor:Kelly Fenton
Last Action:03/02/2017
Bill:HF 1731
Title:Clean water funds appropriated.
Sponsor:Paul Torkelson
Last Action:03/09/2017
Bill:HF 1846
Title:Public school building water lead testing required.
Sponsor:Paul Thissen
Last Action:03/27/2017
Bill:HF 2181
Title:School and licensed child care center drinking water lead-testing required.
Sponsor:Raymond Dehn
Last Action:03/13/2017
Bill:SF 1561
Title:Lead testing of water in public school buildings requirement
Sponsor:Nelson
Last Action:03/16/2017
Bill:SF 1734
Title:Clean water fund appropriations
Sponsor:Carrie Ruud
Last Action:03/06/2017
Bill:SF 1946
Title:Drinking water lead-testing in schools and licensed child care centers requirement
Sponsor:Patricia Torres Ray
Last Action:03/08/2017
North Carolina
Bill:HB 825
Title:Protect NC Children From Lead Exposure.
Sponsor:Harry Warren
Last Action:04/13/2017
New Hampshire
Bill:SB 247
Title:preventing childhood lead poisoning from paint and water and making an appropriation to a special fund.
Sponsor:
Last Action:04/18/2017
New Jersey
Bill:A 2281
Title:The "Smart Container Act."
Sponsor:Vainieri Huttle, Valerie
Last Action:04/04/2016
Bill:A 3411
Title:Requires DOH regulations regarding elevated blood lead levels in children, and appropriate responses thereto, to be consistent with latest Centers for Disease Control...
Sponsor:Elizabeth Maher Muoio
Last Action:12/19/2016
Bill:A 3539
Title:Requires public and nonpublic schools to test for and remediate lead in drinking water, and disclose test results.
Sponsor:Elizabeth Maher Muoio
Last Action:01/09/2017
Bill:A 3583
Title:Appropriates $20 million from societal benefits charge to DEP for drinking water infrastructure improvements and lead abatement in City of Newark.
Sponsor:Spencer, L. Grace
Last Action:04/04/2016
Bill:A 3671
Title:Establishes incremental fee, and ban beginning in 2025, on use of non-compostable plastic bags by certain stores.
Sponsor:Spencer, L. Grace
Last Action:05/19/2016
Bill:A 3680
Title:Requires public and nonpublic schools to test drinking water for lead and install lead filters or treatment devices on drinking fountains and food preparation sinks;...
Sponsor:Louis D Greenwald
Last Action:04/14/2016
Bill:A 3706
Title:Requires owners of residential rental property to conduct lead hazard inspections in certain situations.
Sponsor:Herb Conaway Jr.
Last Action:05/19/2016
Bill:A 3878
Title:Requires child care centers to test for and remediate lead in drinking water, and disclose test results.
Sponsor:Elizabeth Maher Muoio
Last Action:06/02/2016
Bill:A 3882
Title:Changes submission and notice requirements for short-term and long-term financing for environmental infrastructure projects.
Sponsor:Spencer, L. Grace
Last Action:08/18/2016
Bill:A 4059
Title:Permits use of "Lead Hazard Control Assistance Fund" to test for lead hazards in water.
Sponsor:Annette Quijano
Last Action:09/15/2016
Bill:A 4065
Title:Appropriates up to $20 million from societal benefits charge to DEP for remediation of lead contamination in drinking water in public buildings.
Sponsor:Troy Singleton
Last Action:09/15/2016
Bill:A 4139
Title:Requires health care facilities to test for and remediate lead in drinking water, and disclose test results.
Sponsor:Daniel R. Benson
Last Action:02/13/2017
Bill:A 4248
Title:Requires institutions of higher education to test for lead in drinking water and disclose test results.
Sponsor:Troy Singleton
Last Action:10/13/2016
Bill:A 4284
Title:Provides that school districts may receive reimbursement for costs incurred on or after January 1, 2016 for testing school drinking water for lead.
Sponsor:Annette Quijano
Last Action:03/16/2017
Bill:A 4306
Title:Requires DEP to adopt Statewide plan to reduce lead exposure from contaminated soils and drinking water.
Sponsor:Herb Conaway Jr
Last Action:01/12/2017
Bill:A 4525
Title:Requires institutions of higher education to test for lead in drinking water annually, report test results, and install lead filters or treatment devices.
Sponsor:Annette Quijano
Last Action:01/23/2017
Bill:ACR 161
Title:Establishes "Joint Legislative Task Force on Drinking Water Infrastructure."
Sponsor:John F. McKeon
Last Action:06/30/2016
Bill:AR 131
Title:Urges Congress to pass federal "Sustainable Water Infrastructure Investment Act of 2016."
Sponsor:Troy Singleton
Last Action:01/12/2017
Bill:S 1830
Title:Requires DOH regulations regarding elevated blood lead levels in children, and appropriate responses thereto, to be consistent with latest Centers for Disease Control...
Sponsor:Ronald L. Rice
Last Action:02/06/2017
Bill:S 2062
Title:Appropriates up to $20 million from societal benefits charge to DEP for remediation of lead contamination in drinking water in public buildings.
Sponsor:Christopher Bateman
Last Action:09/15/2016
Bill:S 2082
Title:Requires public and nonpublic schools to test for and remediate lead in drinking water, and disclose test results.
Sponsor:Shirley K Turner
Last Action:04/25/2016
Bill:S 2287
Title:Changes submission and notice requirements for short-term and long-term financing for environmental infrastructure projects.
Sponsor:Christopher Bateman
Last Action:06/27/2016
Bill:S 2349
Title:Establishes fee on single-use carryout bags used in certain stores and dedicates fee revenue to "Healthy Schools and Community Lead Abatement Fund."
Sponsor:M. Teresa Ruiz
Last Action:06/09/2016
Bill:S 2497
Title:Requires health care facilities to test for and remediate lead in drinking water, and disclose test results.
Sponsor:M. Teresa Ruiz
Last Action:10/20/2016
Bill:S 2675
Title:Provides that school districts may receive reimbursement for costs incurred on or after January 1, 2016 for testing school drinking water for lead.
Sponsor:Patrick J. Diegnan Jr
Last Action:03/13/2017
Bill:S 2714
Title:Requires institutions of higher education to test for lead in drinking water and disclose test results.
Sponsor:Christopher Bateman
Last Action:11/03/2016
Bill:S 2920
Title:Requires institutions of higher education to test for lead in drinking water annually, report test results, and install lead filters or treatment devices.
Sponsor:Sandra B Cunningham
Last Action:01/23/2017
Bill:SCR 86
Title:Establishes "Joint Legislative Task Force on Drinking Water Infrastructure."
Sponsor:Linda R. Greenstein
Last Action:06/30/2016
New Mexico
Bill:SJM 15
Title:STUDY LEAD CONTAMINATION
Sponsor:Joseph Cervantes
Last Action:03/17/2017
Nevada
Bill:AB 72
Title:Revises provisions relating to the Uniform Plumbing Code. (BDR 40-237)
Sponsor:Health and Human Services
Last Action:04/14/2017
New York
Bill:A 1120
Title:Provides for annual school lead-copper tap water testing; publishing of reports of contamination and abatement of such contamination
Sponsor:ROSENTHAL
Last Action:01/10/2017
Bill:A 7148
Title:Relates to expanding lead testing in water to day care facilities
Sponsor:RYAN
Last Action:04/10/2017
Bill:S 4439
Title:Relates to expanding lead testing in water to day care facilities
Sponsor:Velmanette Montgomery
Last Action:02/15/2017
Oregon
Bill:SB 1047
Title:Relating to environmental conditions in school facilities.
Sponsor:Michael Dembrow
Last Action:04/18/2017
Pennsylvania
Bill:HB 667
Title:An Act amending the act of May 1, 1984 (P.L.206, No.43), known as the Pennsylvania Safe Drinking Water Act, further providing for powers and duties of the Department...
Sponsor:Angel Cruz
Last Action:02/28/2017
Bill:HB 669
Title:An Act amending the act of June 13, 1967 (P.L.31, No.21), known as the Human Services Code, in departmental powers and duties as to supervision, providing for lead...
Sponsor:Angel Cruz
Last Action:03/01/2017
Bill:SB 296
Title:An Act amending Title 68 (Real and Personal Property) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in seller disclosures, further providing for disclosure form.
Sponsor:Wayne D. Fontana
Last Action:02/06/2017
Bill:SB 647
Title:An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in grounds and buildings, providing for lead testing; and, in...
Sponsor:Art Haywood
Last Action:04/20/2017
Bill:SR 33
Title:A Resolution establishing a task force on lead exposure and the hazards of lead poisoning; imposing duties on the Joint State Government Commission; and authorizing...
Sponsor:John T. Yudichak
Last Action:04/25/2017
Rhode Island
Bill:HB 5175
Title:AN ACT RELATING TO MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE SUPPORT OF THE STATE FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2018
Sponsor:Marvin L. Abney
Last Action:01/19/2017
Bill:HB 5907
Title:AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- LEAD POISONING PREVENTION ACT (Promotes safe drinking water at school and early childhood programs by implementing procedures...
Sponsor:James N. McLaughlin
Last Action:03/29/2017
Bill:HR 6035
Title:HOUSE RESOLUTION EXTENDING THE REPORTING AND EXPIRATION DATES AND AMENDING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SPECIAL HOUSE COMMISSION TO STUDY THE PRESENCE AND TREATMENT OF...
Sponsor:Mia A. Ackerman
Last Action:04/28/2017
Tennessee
Bill:HB 631
Title:Water Pollution - As introduced, requires the state board of education to promulgate rules for testing lead levels in drinking water sources at public schools built...
Sponsor:Rick Staples
Last Action:03/28/2017
Bill:SB 619
Title:Water Pollution - As introduced, requires the state board of education to promulgate rules for testing lead levels in drinking water sources at public schools built...
Sponsor:Lee Harris
Last Action:03/28/2017
Texas
Bill:HB 797
Title:Relating to providing information to the public and to purchasers of real property regarding the impact of military installations.
Sponsor:Ina Minjarez
Last Action:02/20/2017
Bill:HB 890
Title:Relating to providing information to the public and to purchasers of real property regarding the impact of military installations.
Sponsor:Charlie Geren
Last Action:05/02/2017
Bill:HB 2395
Title:Relating to testing for lead contamination in public school drinking water.
Sponsor:Nicole Collier
Last Action:04/27/2017
Bill:HB 3695
Title:Relating to lead in drinking water at schools and child care facilities.
Sponsor:Jessica Farrar
Last Action:03/31/2017
Bill:SB 775
Title:Relating to providing information to the public and to purchasers of real property regarding the impact of military installations.
Sponsor:Craig Estes
Last Action:04/20/2017
Bill:SB 1580
Title:Relating to the testing of drinking water from and the replacement and repair of drinking water outlets and water lines on publicly owned and operated property.
Sponsor:Sylvia R. Garcia
Last Action:03/21/2017
Bill:SB 1587
Title:Relating to lead in drinking water at schools and child care facilities.
Sponsor:Sylvia R. Garcia
Last Action:04/24/2017
Virginia
Bill:HB 2089
Title:Local school boards; school buildings; potable water; lead testing.
Sponsor:Kaye Kory
Last Action:02/07/2017
Bill:HB 2384
Title:Drinking water; lead levels.
Sponsor:Alfonso H. Lopez
Last Action:02/07/2017
Bill:HJ 639
Title:Study; Office of Drinking Water; Commonwealth's drinking water infrastructure and oversight.
Sponsor:Alfonso H. Lopez
Last Action:01/26/2017
Bill:SB 1359
Title:Local school boards; school buildings; potable water; lead testing.
Sponsor:Jeremy S. McPike
Last Action:03/20/2017
Vermont
Bill:H 441
Title:An act relating to lead testing in schools
Sponsor:Cindy Weed
Last Action:02/23/2017
Washington
Bill:HB 1067
Title:Making 2017-2019 fiscal biennium operating appropriations.
Sponsor:Timm Ormsby
Last Action:04/24/2017
Bill:HB 1805
Title:Beginning to address the issue of contaminated drinking water stemming from the lead content in drinking water infrastructure, including pipes, connections, and...
Sponsor:Jessyn Farrell
Last Action:04/24/2017
Bill:HB 1842
Title:Taking action to address lead in drinking water at facilities frequented by children.
Sponsor:Gerry Pollet
Last Action:04/24/2017
Bill:HB 1925
Title:Taking action to address lead in drinking water in schools.
Sponsor:Gerry Pollet
Last Action:04/24/2017
Bill:SB 5745
Title:Addressing contaminated drinking water stemming from the lead content in drinking water infrastructure, including pipes, connections, and fixtures.
Sponsor:Patty Kuderer
Last Action:04/24/2017
Wisconsin
Bill:AB 76
Title: lead testing and disclosures for certain rental properties.
Sponsor:C. Taylor
Last Action:02/22/2017
Bill:AB 78
Title: lead service line replacements. (FE)
Sponsor:Jeremy Thiesfeldt
Last Action:04/24/2017
Bill:AB 249
Title: revenue limit adjustment for a school district for costs incurred to remediate lead contamination in drinking water and exceptions from local levy limits for lead...
Sponsor:Melissa Sargent
Last Action:04/27/2017
Bill:SB 41
Title: lead testing and disclosures for certain rental properties.
Sponsor:LaTonya Johnson
Last Action:02/22/2017
Bill:SB 48
Title: lead service line replacements. (FE)
Sponsor:Robert L. Cowles
Last Action:04/24/2017
Bill:SB 141
Title: revenue limit adjustment for a school district for costs incurred to remediate lead contamination in drinking water and exceptions from local levy limits for lead...
Sponsor:Tim Carpenter
Last Action:04/13/2017