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successes of NRWA's regulatory
agenda. O'Connell wanted to convey
the specific cost savings to rural
members resulting from the active
advocacy campaigns that
the association was pursuing on
their behalf.
During O'Connell's chair of the
Regulatory Committee, the NRWA
membership benefited from cost
savings, such as:
* $590,000,000 - Senator
Gillibrand's amendment to
extend UCMR to all. Rejected
Senate amendment to extend
EPA unregulated monitoring to
all public water systems. NRWA
provided technical analysis of the
amendment to the U.S. Senate
Environment and Public
Works Committee.

* Calculating - risk management
plan. In 2017 thus far, White
House has frozen 30 federal
rules, including EPA's updating
its Risk Management Programs
facility safety regulation. NRWA is
lobbying against the changes.
Recent NRWA action and
potential cost savings:
* Waters of the U.S. Rule. The final
rule was stayed by the U.S. Circuit
Court in October, 2015. NRWA is
filing a motion in the U.S. Circuit
Court to repeal the rule.
* Federal storage tanks
regulation.
* EPA public release of water
utility data. EPA proposed making
water plant location data available
on internet. NRWA is lobbying
against this.

Chairman O'Connell (right) with EPA Administrator Pruitt (center)
and NRWA CEO Sam Wade (left).

* $5,000,000,000 - strontium rule.
In 2015, EPA delayed final decision
on a regulation for strontium. NRWA
urged EPA to rewrite the proposed
rule because it did not include any
affordable compliance option for small
and rural communities.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of WaterPro Magazine - 2017

Rural Water Systems Flourishing with Support of USDA
NRWA's Regulatory Committee
Associational Opportunity
The Success of the Revolving Loan
Tennessee’s Volunteers Establish Emergency Water Treatment Plant in Under Three Weeks
WaterPro Apprenticeship Advances
NRWA Products and Services
From the President
From the Deputy CEO
Index to Advertisers/ Advertisers.com
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - Intro
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - cover1
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - cover2
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 3
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 4
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WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 10
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - From the President
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 12
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - From the Deputy CEO
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 14
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 15
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 16
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - Rural Water Systems Flourishing with Support of USDA
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WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 21
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - NRWA's Regulatory Committee
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WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - Associational Opportunity
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WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - The Success of the Revolving Loan
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 44
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 45
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - Tennessee’s Volunteers Establish Emergency Water Treatment Plant in Under Three Weeks
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WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 49
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 50
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - WaterPro Apprenticeship Advances
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 52
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 53
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - NRWA Products and Services
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 55
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 56
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - Index to Advertisers/ Advertisers.com
WaterPro Magazine - 2017 - 58
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