2013 -- H 5534 SUBSTITUTE A AS AMENDED
A N A C T
RELATING TO WATERS AND NAVIGATION - PUBLIC DRINKING WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM PROTECTION
Introduced By: Representatives Carnevale, Ucci, Fellela, and Costantino
Date Introduced: February 14, 2013
It is enacted by the General Assembly as follows:
SECTION 1. Section 46-15.3-22 of the General Laws in Chapter 46-15.3 entitled "Public
Drinking Water Supply System Protection" is hereby amended to read as follows:
46-15.3-22. Billing and collection of fees, rates, and charges. -- (a) Financial support of
water supply and provision of timely and accurate information on costs to users are mandatory
components of water supply system management.
(b) All water suppliers shall meter all water delivered and shall maintain and replace
meters in accordance with their management plans. Water suppliers that service the Town of
systems. These programs
shall be initiated not later than December 31, 2015.
Water suppliers shall formulate and carry
out a program for installation of radio frequency reading systems. These programs shall be
initiated not later than December 31, 2012.
(c) Water suppliers
shall record metered usage and bill quarterly or
by December 31, 2013.
(d) [Deleted by P.L. 2009, ch. 288, section 8 and P.L. 2009, ch. 341, section 8].
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon passage.