To establish a grant program to test and mitigate radon levels in public schools, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the ``End Radon in Schools Act''.
SEC. 2. ESTABLISHMENT OF GRANT PROGRAM.
(a) In General.--Subject to the availability of appropriations to carry out this Act, not later than 1 year after the date that Federal funds are first appropriated for this Act, the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, in consultation with the Secretary of Education, shall establish a program under which the Administrator may award grants to States to conduct short-term radon testing to identify and mitigate unsafe radon levels in public schools. (b) Guidelines.--Not later than 1 year after the date of enactment of this Act, the Administrator shall review, update, revise, and publish the Radon Measurements In Schools Guidelines with current information and guidance on radon testing in a public school.
SEC. 3. GRANT AWARDS.
In carrying out the program under this Act, the Administrator shall-- (1) provide a grant award for each State selected to receive a grant under this Act to complete the testing under section 5(b); (2) in the case of a State that submits a report and is required to conduct mitigation under section 5(c)(1)-- (A) provide an additional grant award for the State to conduct such mitigation under such subparagraph (A) of such section; or...