WATERS AND WATER SUPPLY : Chapter 12A
1 : Short title
2 : Legislative findings and declarations
3 : Definitions.
4 : Powers, duties of commissioner relative to drinking water regulations.
4.1 : Limitation on construction of new or extension of public water systems.
5 : Regulations; variances or exemptions; duration
6 : Knowledge of contaminant in or likely to enter water system; actions by commissioner
7 : Emergency circumstances; provision of safe drinking water
8 : Failure of public water supply system to comply with regulations or requirements; notice requirements
9 : General powers and duties of commissioner.
10 : Violations; remedies.
11 : Severability; liberal construction; continuation of rules and regulations promulgated pursuant to repealed statutes
12 : Public community water system; periodic tests for hazardous contaminants
12.1 : Additional information included in Consumer Confidence Report by public community water systems.
12.2 : Rules, regulations.
12.3 : Certain notice exemption not exercised.
13 : Maximum contaminant levels of certain organic compounds; list of contaminants; rules and regulations
14 : Test results; submission to department; spot checks
15 : Excessive contaminant in system; compliance within one year or earlier; extension; failure to comply; remedies
16 : Voluntary procedures for testing for homeowners with well
17 : Tariffs; increase by order to equal service costs of tests
18 : Budget certification; cost of treatment technique
19 : Annual report
20 : Drinking water quality institute
21 : Water tax
22 : Water Supply Replacement Trust Fund.
22.1 : Radium-contaminated water supply sub-account; indication of radium; confirmatory test; loans
22.2 : Water Supply Remediation sub-account.
22.3 : NJHMFA loans to homeowners.
22.4 : DEP water standards; priority system for NJHMFA loans.
22.5 : Homeowner loans repaid by spill compensation claims
23 : Funding of study to determine extent water supplies contaminated with hazardous substances; allocation for loans to municipalities to provide alternate water supply for persons with contaminated water supply
24 : 5% limit on administration costs
25 : Loans to qualifying municipality or municipally-owned or privately-owned public water supply system for extension of public water supply system to residential area
26 : Short title
27 : Water testing of private well as provision of contract of sale; reviewing water testing results
28 : Water test parameters
29 : Rules, regulations; additional parameters
30 : Water testing by laboratories; conditions
31 : Actions on water testing results; information for public record
32 : Lessor's water testing responsibilities for private wells.
33 : Public information, education program, established
34 : Local health authority not preempted
35 : Report to Legislature, Governor
36 : Staffing for DEP
37 : Annual budget request by DEP for implementation and staffing
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