By now, if you are in the water industry, you've heard about the America's Water Infrastructure Act (The Act) signed into law October 23rd by President Donald Trump. This was discussed in multiple meeting venues at the recent American Water Works Association (AWWA) Water Infrastructure Conference in Atlanta. The AWWA played an influential role in shaping The Act.
We read the ~130 page Act top to bottom to get our own impression, and to be able to share our thoughts with you. You can also download and review it at Congress.gov.
This is our own summary of interesting provisions and observations, limited to a blog-length discussion. It is not in any way to be taken as legal advice, and we encourage you to formulate your own opinions.
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