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2015 House Bill 5120: Require timely notifications of municipal water system problems

Public Act 478 of 2016

Introduced by Rep. Sheldon Neeley (D) on December 3, 2015
To require public water supply systems to notify users within 72 hours if the water does not comply with state standards, rather than the current 30 days.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Government Operations Committee on December 3, 2015
Reported in the House on December 8, 2016
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-4) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 107 to 0 in the House on December 8, 2016.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To require public water supply systems to notify users within 72 hours if the water does not comply with state standards, rather than the current 30 days.
Received in the Senate on December 13, 2016
Referred to the Senate Government Operations Committee on December 13, 2016
Reported in the Senate on December 14, 2016
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on December 14, 2016.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To require public water supply systems to notify users within 72 hours if the water does not comply with state standards, rather than the current 30 days.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on January 6, 2017

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