2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
March 8, 2018 - Introduced by Representative Nygren. Referred to Committee on
Environment and Forestry.
1An Act to create
254.25 of the statutes; relating to: state health-based
2groundwater quality standards for certain groundwater contaminants.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill requires the Department of Health Services to establish state
health-based groundwater quality standards for perfluorooctanoic acid and
perfluorooctane sulfonate, commonly referred to as PFOA and PFOS, respectively.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
254.25 of the statutes is created to read:
4254.25 Groundwater contaminants.
The department shall establish state 5
health-based groundwater quality standards for perfluorooctanoic acid and 6