ORS 448.140¹
Permit for operation of water system

A water system that does not comply with the rules and standards of the Oregon Health Authority shall be operated only after the water supplier has received a permit for the system from the authority if:

(1) The authority has not granted a variance from standards as provided under ORS 448.135 (Variances) to the water supplier; and

(2) The water system is providing water that does not meet maximum contaminant standards as determined by an investigation conducted by the authority under ORS 448.150 (Duties of authority). [1981 c.749 §8; 2009 c.595 §842]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 448—Pool Facilities; Water and Sewage Systems, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors448.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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