Advocates call for passage of Pa. law requiring lead water testing in schools

Bob Bauder | Tuesday, March 26, 2019, Pittsburgh Tribune Review

Officials in Pittsburgh on Wednesday called for the passage of state legislation that would require school districts to test their drinking water for lead.

Legislation from state Rep. Karen Boback, R-Luzerne, introduced Wednesday would also drastically reduce a statewide threshold for lead levels in water at schools and require districts to disclose test results to the public.

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