Legislative, Regulatory and Judicial Developments

  • Government Affairs Newsletters

    • Letter to USEPA – Evaluation of Existing Regulations - May 2017
    • Press Release NYWEA Launches Video and Companion Guide to Increase Public Awareness on Water Infrastructure
    • Federal Water Infrastructure Funding Request to Senator Schumer
    • Support of Paint Stewardship Program - 12/16
    • Non-Woven Disposable Products – 12/19/16
    • Water Infrastructure Coalition – Investment Request to Cuomo - 11/16/16
    • NYWEA’s Support for WRDA
    • Press Release on 2016 Budget
    • Fix Our Pipes Funding Press Release - 12-08-15
    • What’s Up with Water – GAC Newsletter - Nov. 6, 2014 - Oct. 30, 2015
    • Utility Letter to Sen. Gillibrand Sec 428 - GL0715
    • NYWEA’s Comments on Net Metering Bill S5430/A7576
    • Comments on Bills for Microbeads
    • Tax Cap Letter to Governor Cuomo
    • Comments on Coliform Bill – June 1, 2015
    • NY Economic Revitalization Competition – Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Should be Important Criteria
    • FY16 Appropriations Bill for USEPA
    • Letter to Senator Skelos Infrastructure Funding
    • NY Settlement Monies Water & Sewer Infrastructure
    • Comments on Coliform Bill - 5/14
    • Letter to Editors - Response to EA Report - Turning a Blind Eye to Illegal Pollution
    • GAC Newsletter - Jan. 1 - Sept. 15, 2013
    • Proposal for Modernizing the Clean Water Act
    • NYWEA Comments on Bill No. A1047/S4857 - 05/31/13
    • Letter to Senators Schumer & Gillibrand regarding Infrastructure Funding
    • GAC Newsletter - July 31, 2012 - October 30, 2012
    • GAC Newsletter - November 3, 2011 - July 30, 2012
    • 2012 Legislative Proposals
    • Legislative Update, May 11, 2011 - October 27, 2011
    • Legislative Update - November 4, 2010 - March 8, 2011
    • Phosphorus Background and Letter to Senator Thompson
    • Legislative Update, November 2009 through May 2010
    • Phosphorus Background and Letter to Assemblyman Sweeney
    • Legislative Update, January 2009 through May 2009
    • Legislative Update, October 2007
    • Support of Environmental Protection Fund Enhancement Act
    • February 2007 through April 2007
    • November 2006 through January 29, 2007
    • Legislative Update, October 2006
    • January 2006 through April 2006
    • November 2005 Through February 10, 2006
    • "Active" New York Water-Related Legislative Proposals (October 17, 2005)
    • "Active" New York Water-Related Legislative Proposals (May 3, 2005)
    • February 4 to April 29, 2005
    • February 4, 2005
    • "Hot" Water News from WEFTEC 2005
    • October, 2003 to January 28, 2004
    • Active NY Water-Related Legislative Proposals, January 28 2004
  • Other Documents

    • RFP for Nature Conservancy Wastewater Improvement Project
    • Letter to Governor Cuomo Establishing the Safe Water Infrastructure Action Program
    • Support of Disposal Sites Operated by Pharmacies
    • Water Infrastructure Coalition Letter on Funding to Elected Officials
    • Long Island Water Quality Brochure
    • Open Letter to Members of the NYS Legislature on Required Water Infrastructure Investments and the Property Tax Cap
    • Press Release Increased funding WIIA 2016-17
    • Thank you Letter to Governor – Increased Funding to WIIA
    • NYSDEC Water Streams - Info for NYWEA, June 2015
    • Gov. Cuomo's Proposed Budget Fails to Invest Enough in Clean Water (Commentary) - 1/28/15
    • Comments on EFC Proposed $511 Million Loan to NYS Thruway Authority
    • Comments on Climate Risk Bills June 2014
    • Comments on Microbead Legislation 6/1/14
    • Asset Management Task Force White Paper & References
    • Proposal for Modernizing the Clean Water Act
    • Op Ed in Response to Report Titled, "Turning a Blind Eye to Illegal Pollution"
    • Letter of Support - New Environmental Bond Act of 2014 (Bill No. A8121/S5925)
    • Letter to USEPA Administrator Gina McCarthy on SRF Investments
    • Private Activiity Bonds - WIFIA Letter of Support
    • Letter to Congress re Clean Water & Drinking Water SRF
    • Private Activity Bonds - WIFA Letter of Support
    • Healthy Waters Coalition – Farm Bill Support Letter Dated 7/10/12
    • Bottle Deposit Allocations to EPF - 4/12
    • Letter to USEPA Integrated Municipal & Stormwater Planning Approach Framework - 02/12
    • Endorsement of Farm Bill
    • News from WEFTEC 2011
    • Letter to USEPA on Numeric Nutrient Criteria
    • Hydrofracking White Paper – Evaluating Acceptability
    • Hydrofracking White Paper – Protection of Surface Waters
    • Hydrofracking White Paper – Technical Overview Wastewater Effluent
    • Hydrofracking White Papers -- Letter to Commissioner Joe Martens
    • 2011 Farm Bill
    • Water Related Legislative Proposals
    • NYWEA Letter to Senator Schumer, Senator Gillibrand and the 29 members of the House of Representatives on the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009
    • Legislative Policy & Regulatory News from WEFTEC 2009
    • NYWEA letter to Governor Patterson (NYSDEC & NYSEFC) outlining stimulus package
    • NPDES Position
    • Water Reuse Position