The Assembly Committee on Environment held an executive session on Tuesday, February 18, and heard the following bills relating to UW System:

  • AB-842 PFAS Programs: providing funding related to PFAS programs and positions, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.
    Passed in a 12-0 vote


  • AB-843 PFAS Standards: PFAS standards and grant programs, providing blood testing for certain individuals, requiring a cancer cluster study, extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority.
    Passed including Amendment 1, in a 11-1 vote