1.1. Scope. -- The
1996 Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments authorized a drinking water treatment
revolving fund program. The federal government will provide most of the initial
funding to start the West Virginia drinking water treatment revolving fund
program. This program allows the State to provide financial assistance to
public water systems to finance the cost of infrastructure improvements needed
to comply with the requirements of the federal Safe Drinking Water Act. The
fund will be administered by the water development authority. This rule
establishes State-level procedures, standards for project eligibility, and
gives direction to the State water development authority.
1.2. Authority. -- W. Va. Code '16-13C-2(b).
1.3. Filing Date. -- April 6, 1998.
1.4. Effective Date. -- June 1,
1.5. Administration. -- This
rule is administered by the division of health of the department of health and