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 Bureau of Reclamation has released a report that finds that silicone foul release coatings are the most promising for deterring mussel... read»
The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it will extend the comment period for its controversial Clean Water Rule. The... read»
Projected changes in temperature and precipitation, combined with a growing population, will significantly impact water supplies, water... read»
The House Natural Resources Committee, on Thursday, voted to report three bills of interest to ACWA members out of committee. The votes on... read»
From the U.S. Geological Survey: "Levels of pesticides continue to be a concern for aquatic life in many of the Nation’s rivers... 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, 11/12/2014 - 9:00am - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:00pm
NWRA would like to invite you to the 2014 NWRA Annual Conference at the prestigious Hotel Del Coronado in Coronado, California.
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. Further details to...