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Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Waterworks and Wastewater Works Operators and Onsite Sewage System Professionals
Mandate 913

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Maintenance of onsite sewage systems
Purpose of legislation
Revises definition of maintenance for onsite sewage systems. Allows conventional and alternative onsite sewage system installers to perform maintenance work limited to in-kind replacement of light bulbs, fuses, filters, pumps, sewer lines, conveyance lines, distribution boxes, and header lines (unless otherwise prohibited by local ordinance).
Legislation mandating a change Chap 830 (2018)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 160 - 30 : Waterworks and Wastewater Works Operators Licensing Regulations
18 vac 160 - 40 : Onsite Sewage System Professionals Licensing Regulations
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5103: Update definition of maintenance
Latest Stage: Final
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