Maine Revised Statutes

§2604. Schools, sampling and examination of water

Any school, which takes water from a source other than a public water system and uses such water for drinking or culinary purposes, shall submit samples of such water to the department for analysis at least once during each school year. Such samples shall be analyzed by the department. If the water is found to violate the state primary drinking water regulations, the department shall issue an order prohibiting the use of the water for drinking or culinary purposes by the school, which order shall remain in force until the water conforms to the state primary drinking water regulations. [1975, c. 751, §4 (NEW).]

Violation of this section shall, on conviction, be punishable by a fine of not more than $500. [1975, c. 751, §4 (NEW).]

SECTION HISTORY
1975, c. 751, §4 (NEW).