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|Public Law 91-224||Federal Water Pollution Control Act, amendments.|
|Sec. 101||Citation of title.|
|Sec. 101||Report to Congress.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
This title may be cited as the "Water Quality Improvement Act of 1970".
"SEC. 20. (a) The Secretary is authorized to enter into agreements with the State of Alaska to carry out one or more projects to demonstrate methods to provide for central community facilities for safe water and the elimination or control of water pollution in those native villages of Alaska without such facilities. Such projects shall include provisions for community safe water supply systems, toilets, bathing and laundry facilities, sewage disposal facilities, and other similar facilities, and educational and informational facilities and programs relating to health and hygiene. Such demonstration projects shall be for the further purpose of developing preliminary plans for providing such safe water and such elimination or control of water pollution for all native villages in such State.
"(b) In carrying out this section the Secretary shall cooperate with the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare for the purpose of utilizing such of the personnel and facilities of that Department as may be appropriate.
"(c) The Secretary shall report to Congress not later than January 31, 1973, the results of the demonstration projects authorized by this section together with his recommendations, including any necessary legislation, relating to the establishment of a statewide program.
"(d) There is authorized to be appropriated not to exceed $1,000,000 to carry out this section."
Approved, April 3, 1970.