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S.40

An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Sen. Brian Campion , Sen. Timothy Ashe, Sen. Christopher Bray, Sen. Alison Clarkson, Sen. Virginia Lyons, Sen. Richard Sears
House Committee on Education
2/19/2019 - Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Education
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House Committee on Education
Last Recorded Action
House 2/19/2019 - Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Education
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An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

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Regular Session 2019-2020
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An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

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Regular Session 2019-2020
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An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Committee Meetings

Regular Session 2019-2020
Meeting Date Committee
An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Meeting Full List

Regular Session 2019-2020
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
3:00 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Introduction by sponsors and walk-through by Legislative Counsel

Sen. Tim Ashe, Sponsor
Sen. Brian Campion, Sponsor
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
15 min after Floor

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Molly Costanza-Robinson, Professor of Environmental Chemistry, Middlebury College
Mark Levine, Commissioner, Vermont Department of Health
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
3:30 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Jeff Fannon, Executive Director, Vermont National Education Association
Jeff Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association, VT Superintendents Association, VT School Boards Association, VT Principals' Association
Jay Nichols, Executive Director, Vermont Principals' Association
Rebecca Ellis, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Environmental Conservation
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation

Friday, January 25, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
1:30 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
Paul Burns, Executive Director, Vermont Public Interest Research Group

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
2:30 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Joan Cavallo, Principal, St. Albans City Elementary School
Robin Boudreau, Facilities Manager, St. Albans City Elementary School
Jeff Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association, VT Superintendents Association, VT School Boards Association, VT Principals' Association
Karen Trimboli, Principal, Ludlow Elementary School
Jamie Evans, Director of Facilities, Barre City Elementary School
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
3:30 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Committee discussion

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Jeff Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association, VT Superintendents Association, VT School Boards Association, VT Principals' Association
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
- -

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Jen Duggan, Vice President/Director, Conservation Law Foundation
Jon Groveman, Policy and Water Program Director, Vermont Natural Resources Council
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health

Thursday, January 31, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
3:00 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Committee discussion

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office
Jeff Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association, VT Superintendents Association, VT School Boards Association, VT Principals' Association
Jen Duggan, Vice President/Director, Conservation Law Foundation

Friday, February 1, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
1:30 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Committee discussion, mark-up and vote

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Friday, February 8, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Appropriations
1:00 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Sen. Philip Baruth

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
1:00 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Introduction

Sen. Philip Baruth, Chair, Senate Education Committee
Sen. Brian Campion, Sponsor
Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
2:30 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Brittany Gilman, Business Manager, Addison Central School District
Mark Levine, Commissioner, Vermont Department of Health
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
Molly Costanza-Robinson, Professor of Environmental Chemistry, Middlebury College
Elena Mihaly, Attorney, Conservation Law Foundation
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
2:00 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Walk-through and testimony

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Elena Mihaly, Attorney, Conservation Law Foundation
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office

Friday, March 1, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
1:00 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Daniel French, Secretary, Agency of Education

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
-

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Jeff Fannon, Executive Director, Vermont National Education Association
Paul Burns, Executive Director, Vermont Public Interest Research Group
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association

Thursday, March 14, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
10 mins after Floor

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Julie Moore, Secretary, Agency of Natural Resources
Elizabeth Novotny, General Counsel, Mosaic Learning Center

Friday, March 15, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
8:30 AM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Ted Fisher, Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Agency of Education
-

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
Elizabeth Novotny, General Counsel, Mosaic Learning Center
Richard Kenney, Chief Water System Operator, Hartford
Elena Mihaly, Attorney, Conservation Law Foundation
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
2:00 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Elizabeth Novotny, General Counsel, Mosaic Learning Center
Elena Mihaly, Attorney, Conservation Law Foundation

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
10 mins after Caucuses

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Bruce MacIntire, Director of Facilities, Addison Central School District
Lyall Smith, Facilities Director, Williston Schools, Champlain Valley School District
Ken Sullivan, Director of Buildings, Grounds, and Safety, Addison Northwest School District
Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Elizabeth Novotny, General Counsel, Mosaic Learning Center
Michael Desrochers, Executive Director of Fire Management, Department of Public Safety
Rep. Charles Conquest, Liaison, House Committee on Appropriations
David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
Ted Fisher, Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Agency of Education

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
9:00 AM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Testimony and possible vote

Reeva Murphy, Deputy Commissioner, Child Development Division, Department for Children and Families
Nicole Mace, Executive Director, Vermont School Boards Association
Ted Fisher, Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Agency of Education
10:15 AM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Committee discussion

David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
Elizabeth Novotny, General Counsel, Mosaic Learning Center
Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association

Thursday, March 21, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
9:00 AM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Elizabeth Novotny, General Counsel, Mosaic Learning Center
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
Elena Mihaly, Attorney, Conservation Law Foundation
Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Nicole Mace, Executive Director, Vermont School Boards Association
Ted Fisher, Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Agency of Education
-

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Testimony and possible mark-up

David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
Elizabeth Novotny, General Counsel, Mosaic Learning Center
Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Elena Mihaly, Attorney, Conservation Law Foundation
Nicole Mace, Executive Director, Vermont School Boards Association
Ted Fisher, Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Agency of Education
10 mins after Floor

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Ted Fisher, Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Agency of Education

Friday, March 22, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
10 mins after Floor

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Mark-up as time allows

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
1:00 PM

S.40 - An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Mark-up

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

An act relating to testing and remediation of lead in the drinking water of schools and child care facilities

Witnesses Who Testified

Regular Session 2019-2020
House Committee on Education
  • Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office
  • Sen. Philip Baruth, Chair, Senate Education Committee
  • Paul Burns, Executive Director, Vermont Public Interest Research Group
  • Sen. Brian Campion, Sponsor
  • Rep. Charles Conquest, Liaison, House Committee on Appropriations
  • Molly Costanza-Robinson, Professor of Environmental Chemistry, Middlebury College
  • Michael Desrochers, Executive Director of Fire Management, Department of Public Safety
  • David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
  • Jeff Fannon, Executive Director, Vermont National Education Association
  • Ted Fisher, Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Agency of Education
  • Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
  • Daniel French, Secretary, Agency of Education
  • Brittany Gilman, Business Manager, Addison Central School District
  • Richard Kenney, Chief Water System Operator, Hartford
  • Mark Levine, Commissioner, Vermont Department of Health
  • Nicole Mace, Executive Director, Vermont School Boards Association
  • Bruce MacIntire, Director of Facilities, Addison Central School District
  • Elena Mihaly, Attorney, Conservation Law Foundation
  • Julie Moore, Secretary, Agency of Natural Resources
  • Reeva Murphy, Deputy Commissioner, Child Development Division, Department for Children and Families
  • Elizabeth Novotny, General Counsel, Mosaic Learning Center
  • Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Lyall Smith, Facilities Director, Williston Schools, Champlain Valley School District
  • Ken Sullivan, Director of Buildings, Grounds, and Safety, Addison Northwest School District
Senate Committee on Appropriations
  • Sen. Philip Baruth
Senate Committee on Education
  • Sen. Tim Ashe, Sponsor
  • Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office
  • Robin Boudreau, Facilities Manager, St. Albans City Elementary School
  • Paul Burns, Executive Director, Vermont Public Interest Research Group
  • Sen. Brian Campion, Sponsor
  • Joan Cavallo, Principal, St. Albans City Elementary School
  • Molly Costanza-Robinson, Professor of Environmental Chemistry, Middlebury College
  • Jen Duggan, Vice President/Director, Conservation Law Foundation
  • Rebecca Ellis, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • David Englander, General Counsel, Vermont Department of Health
  • Jamie Evans, Director of Facilities, Barre City Elementary School
  • Jeff Fannon, Executive Director, Vermont National Education Association
  • Jeff Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association, VT Superintendents Association, VT School Boards Association, VT Principals' Association
  • Jon Groveman, Policy and Water Program Director, Vermont Natural Resources Council
  • Mark Levine, Commissioner, Vermont Department of Health
  • Jay Nichols, Executive Director, Vermont Principals' Association
  • Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Bryan Redmond, Director, Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Karen Trimboli, Principal, Ludlow Elementary School

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Staff
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel

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