Federal Relations

Through its Washington, D.C., office, ACWA monitors and weighs in on federal legislation that affects California water. It also represents its members before the Administration and key federal regulatory agencies.

Current Issues

 

ACWA Federal Affairs Committee

Latest News about Federal Relations

The Obama Administration, on Wednesday, released an update to guidelines for federal investments in projects that affect water quality or... read»
The Senate, late Tuesday night, voted to approve Estevan López to be the next Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation. Ló... read»
After ping ponging back and forth from the House to the Senate and then back, the Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Standards Authorization... read»
The House and Senate released the text of the “CRomnibus” appropriations bill late Tuesday, Dec. 9. The “CRominbus... read»
The House voted Tuesday to approve HR 5781, the California Emergency Drought Relief Act of 2014. The bill, sponsored by Rep. David Valadao... read»

Latest Policy Updates

Attached is the November 2014 edition of the ACWA Federal Regulatory Chart.  read more»
Attached are presentations ACWA has sponsored on the Proposed Clean Water Act Rule. read more»
Below is the updated federal regulatory issues chart. read more»

Upcoming Federal Relations Events

Wed, 02/25/2015 - Thu, 02/26/2015
ACWA's 2015 Washington, D.C. Conference is set for February 25-26, 2015 at the Liaison Hotel in Washington, D.C. 114TH CONGRESS- NEW...