An Act To Protect Water Quality by Standardizing the Law Concerning Septic Inspection in the Shoreland Zone
Sec. 1. 30-A MRSA §4216, sub-§2, as enacted by PL 2007, c. 568, §2, is amended to read:
Sec. 2. Effective date. This Act takes effect January 1, 2020.
This bill extends to inland shoreland areas the requirement that subsurface wastewater disposal systems on property located within a shoreland area be inspected prior to a sale of the property. Currently, that inspection requirement applies only to the sale of property located within a coastal shoreland area.