TITLE

House Appropriations Committee OKs $1.1B for Clean Water Fund

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/11/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32647, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approval by the House Appropriations Committee concerning the $1.1 billion for the clean-water state revolving loan fund (SRF) for fiscal 2008, around $40 million more than 2007 funding level and $437 million more than the amount recommended by President George Bush in the U.S. The committee likewise offered $842 million intended for the drinking water SRF. It is stressed that the said SRFs offer low interest loans specified for building and maintaining infrastructure.
ACCESSION #
25391047

 

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