Fact Sheets

117th Congress (2021-2022)

Underground Infrastructure Investment: Billions of dollars in repairs and new construction are investments in the future of American water and wastewater infrastructure. (PDF, October 2021)

Broadband Infrastructure Deployment: An expanded Universal Service Fund base is needed to deliver faster Internet and data services to more Americans dependent on the Internet for their employment. (PDF, October 2021)

Workforce Development: The construction industry is facing a labor shortage over the next several years, and seeks to promote more workforce development programs and initiatives. (PDF, October 2021)

Surface Transportation Reauthorization: NUCA members also build and repair highway, rail, and port infrastructure. Congress must reauthorize the nation's primary surface transportation law (FAST Act) by Oct. 30, 2021, with adequate resources. (PDF, May 2021)

NUCA Fact Sheet:  A synopsis of NUCA's Washington legislative and regulatory program. Suitable for legislators, staff and media seeking a quick background or description of NUCA and the American utility construction industry. (PDF, January 2021)


116th Congress (2019-2020)

Infrastructure in Recovery Legislation: Investments in American water and wastewater infrastructure will deliver economic and public health benefits to every community. (PDF, Sept. 2020)

Pipeline Safety Legislation: The industry's extensive "safety of culture" is already found throughout our operations, but damage prevention enforcement needs stronger reporting requirements. (PDF, Sept. 2020)

Broadband Infrastructure Deployment: FCC broadband policy affects the U.S. utility construction industry. An expanded Universal Service Fund base is needed to deliver faster Internet and data services to more Americans. (PDF, Sept. 2020)

Legislative Summary - PAID LEAVE: A comprehensive summary of the new national paid leave requirements in the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (H.R. 6201). (PDF, March 2020)

115th Congress (2017-2018)

These are policy documents from NUCA’s 2018 Washington Summit, which contain background information on our continuing priority issues.