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AB-963 Safe drinking water: contaminated groundwater.(2011-2012)



SECTION 1.

 Section 75022.1 is added to the Public Resources Code, to read:

75022.1.
 For purposes of implementing Section 75022, the State Department of Public Health shall do both of the following:
(a) Develop guidelines in collaboration with the state board to do both of the following:
(1) Fund projects for disadvantaged or severely disadvantaged communities.
(2) Govern the selection of projects that considered demonstrated prevention of illness and adverse public health effects in a community.
(b) Provide guidelines for both of the following:
(1) Improving replacement drinking water systems in areas with contaminated groundwater that may not be economically remediated for drinking water purposes.
(2) The acquisition of public water systems by local agencies as part of a project to provide clean and safe water for small communities.