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UTILITY SUBMETERING

meterThis NCSL web brief provides an overview of utility submetering policies, including a chart of existing state laws, statutes, regulations and rulings concerning metering.
 

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WHAT'S IN THE WATER?

drinking waterRead the StateStat in the September issue of State Legislatures magazine that provides an update on how the quality of states' drinking water is being reviewed.

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WATER ENERGY NEXUS

Niagra Falls This report provides overview information about the nexus between water and energy and provides a summary of state legislation addressing this issue.

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WATER-EFFICIENT PLUMBING FIXTURES

shower headStates have passed legislation to mandate flow rate standards for water-efficient plumbing fixtures including toilets, urinals, faucets and showerheads. The standards can apply to the manufacture, sale or installation of these fixtures.

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OVERVIEW | WATER

Water and water policy have far-reaching effects on the environments and economies in the states.  NCSL’s research includes in-depth information on rivers, wetlands, floodplains, groundwater and drinking water.  We track state policies and programs aimed at protecting and preserving this valuable natural resource.

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  • Water-Efficient Plumbing Fixtures

    States have passed legislation to mandate flow rate standards for water-efficient plumbing fixtures including toilets, urinals, faucets and showerheads. The standards can apply to the manufacture, sale or installation of these fixtures.

  • Private Drinking Water Systems Webinar

    This webinar explores unregulated,private water systems, which provide drinking water to almost 15% of the U.S. population and can be laced with contaminants that are routinely filtered out of regulated public drinking water systems.

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