The House is now taking the following votes on H.R. 535 – PFAS Action Act of 2019:
  1. Burgess Amendment – Strikes Section 2, which requires cleanup of PFAS contaminated sites under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, better known as Superfund – 15 minutes
  2. Balderson Amendment – Prevents implementation of the underlying bill until the EPA Administrator certifies completion of its own PFAS Action Plan – 2 minutes
  3. Pappas Amendment – Requires the Administrator of the EPA to review and develop effluent standards, pretreatment standards, and water quality criteria for PFAS under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act. Authorizes $100,000,000 in federal grants for each of the fiscal years 2021 through 2025, to publicly owned treatment works to implement pretreatment standards – 2 minutes
    10 minutes of debate on the motion to recommit
  4. Republican Motion to Recommit on H.R. 535 – VOTE NO – 5 minutes
  5. Final Passage of H.R. 535 – PFAS Action Act of 2019 (Rep. Dingell – Energy and Commerce) – VOTE YES – 5 minutes
These are the last votes for the week

If you have any questions please contact: Shuwanza Goff, Ray Salazar, or Deborah Rowe at 5-3130.