Pa. Lawmaker Aims To Publicize Fracking Water Test Results

Law360, New York (March 4, 2013, 6:44 PM EST) -- Pennsylvania state Sen. Wayne Fontana, D-Allegheny, introduced legislation Friday requiring the state Department of Environmental Protection to give homeowners the results of water tests that analyze contamination from natural gas drilling, continuing a challenge to the DEP's transparency over water supply damage.

The bill would require the DEP to post water testing results on its website and provide individuals who own private water supplies with testing and a lab report if they suspect their water supplies have been polluted or diminished because of natural gas drilling....
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