SB0496 (CH0705)

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Environment – Graywater – Residential Use

Sponsored by:

Senator Ready


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 705

Synopsis:Authorizing a person to use graywater for certain residential purposes, including household gardening, composting, lawn watering, landscape irrigation, and toilet and urinal flushing under certain circumstances and in accordance with certain requirements; defining the term "graywater" to mean used, untreated water generated by the use of and collected from a shower, bathtub, or lavatory sink; and requiring the Department of the Environment to adopt certain regulations.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Ready, Bates, Hough, and Salling
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Insects -see also- Bees
Pest Control
Rules and Regulations
Weights and Measures
Statutes:Article - Environment

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May 18, 2018 4:11 P.M.