Health and Safety

CHAPTER 23-21.1
Sanitation Standards for Bathing Beaches

SECTION 23-21.1-6

§ 23-21.1-6 Standards.

(a) The department shall adopt minimum sanitation standards for pathogens and/or pathogen indicators present in the bathing water, consistent with §§ 23-1-17 and 23-1-18, in order to protect the public from illnesses associated with swimming in contaminated bathing waters. This may include standards for:

(b) Pathogens and/or pathogen indicators including, but not limited to, total coliform, fecal coliform, and enterococci.

History of Section.
(P.L. 2004, ch. 352, § 1.)