ACT NO. 133
Public water systems; disinfectants
This act requires the secretary of natural resources to consider the likely effects on health of adding a new type of disinfectant to a public water system. A permit shall not be issued to a public water system if the secretary of natural resources determines that the use of a new disinfectant will result in a public health hazard. In addition, the secretary of natural resources shall provide public notice of each application by a public water system to add a new disinfectant and shall provide an opportunity for written comment and a public hearing on the use of the new disinfectant.
Effective Date: July 1, 2008.
The Vermont General Assembly
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