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10/27/2021

Article 8. Vehicle Specifications for Sewage Handling

12VAC5-610-1020. General.

Article 8
Vehicle Specifications for Sewage Handling

All vehicles utilized to transport sewage shall be kept in a clean and sanitary condition.

Statutory Authority

§§ 32.1-12 and 32.1-164 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR355-34-02 § 4.37, eff. February 5, 1986; amended, eff. May 11, 1988.

12VAC5-610-1030. Vehicle identification.

The name and address of the owner shall be displayed on each side of the vehicle in letters at least four inches high. In addition, the sewage handling permit number shall be displayed immediately beneath the owners name and address and in plain sight.

Statutory Authority

§§ 32.1-12 and 32.1-164 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR355-34-02 § 4.38, eff. February 5, 1986; amended, eff. May 11, 1988.

12VAC5-610-1040. Sewage containment vessel (tank).

The tank in which the sewage is to be transported shall be fully enclosed and watertight. All inlets and outlets to the tank shall be secured and made watertight during transit. The tank shall be secured to the truck.

Statutory Authority

§§ 32.1-12 and 32.1-164 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR355-34-02 § 4.39, eff. February 5, 1986; amended, eff. May 11, 1988.

12VAC5-610-1050. Pumps.

When a pump is utilized to transfer sewage, the pump shall be watertight and properly valved and/or capped to prevent spillage during transport.

Statutory Authority

§§ 32.1-12 and 32.1-164 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR355-34-02 § 4.40, eff. February 5, 1986; amended, eff. May 11, 1988.

12VAC5-610-1060. Valves.

All valves shall be watertight.

Statutory Authority

§§ 32.1-12 and 32.1-164 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR355-34-02 § 4.41, eff. February 5, 1986; amended, eff. May 11, 1988.

12VAC5-610-1070. Hoses.

Suction and discharge hoses shall be watertight and provisions shall be made for carrying the hose in a manner to prevent leakage.

Statutory Authority

§§ 32.1-12 and 32.1-164 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR355-34-02 § 4.42, eff. February 5, 1986; amended, eff. May 11, 1988.

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