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2018 Regular Session



Local Government – Splash Pads – Regulations

Sponsored by:

Senator Ferguson


In the House - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Defining the term "splash pad" to mean an outdoor play area with sprinklers, fountains, nozzles, or other devices or structures that spray water, in which water is not allowed to accumulate, and that is not used for submersion of the human body; and authorizing the governing body of a county to adopt and enforce rules and regulations to govern the sanitary condition of splash pads and any sanitary feature connected to a splash pad.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Ferguson, Klausmeier, Reilly, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1217
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
County Administrators
County Councils
County Executives
Environmental Health -see also- Pollution
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health, Department of
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Sports and Recreation
Statutes:Article - Local Government

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March 12, 2018 8:21 A.M.