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CHEMICALS: Energy and Commerce sets vote on PFAS, water bills

Jun 23, 2021 - Environment & Energy Daily

The House Energy and Commerce Committee will vote on three bills relating to water issues and "forever chemicals" today, as the legislation inches closer to a full chamber vote. Likely the most high-profile of the bills is the "PFAS Action Act," H.R. 2467, sweeping legislation to crack down on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances. That bill, led by Rep.

Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.), cleared the House last year only to stall in the Senate, and a bipartisan group of lawmakers is anxious to see i...