On October 23, 2018, America’s Water Infrastructure Act (AWIA) was signed into law, amending EPCRA. This new legislation requires state and tribal emergency response commissions to notify the applicable State agency (i.e., the drinking water primacy agency) of any reportable releases and provide community water systems with hazardous chemical inventory data. This guide provides information for State Emergency Response Commissions (SERCs), Tribal Emergency Response Commissions (TERCs), and Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPCs).You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
- AWIA EPCRA Fact Sheet (PDF)(5 pp, 189 K, March 2019)