Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments of 1994 report of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, together with additional views to accompany S. 2019. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works.

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  • Drinking water -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Drinking water -- Purification -- United States.,
  • Federal aid to water quality management -- United States.,
  • Water quality management -- United States -- Finance.

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SeriesReport / 103d Congress, 2d session, Senate -- 103-250.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 136 p. ;
Number of Pages136
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Open LibraryOL14666005M

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