326.57 WATER CONDITIONING CONTRACTOR AND INSTALLER STANDARDS.
Subdivision 1. Rulemaking by commissioner of health.
The state commissioner of health
shall, by rule, prescribe minimum standards which shall be uniform, and which standards
shall thereafter be effective for all new water conditioning servicing and water conditioning
installations, including additions, extensions, alterations, and replacements connected with any
water or sewage disposal system owned or operated by or for any municipality, institution,
factory, office building, hotel, apartment building or any other place of business, regardless of
location or the population of the city, county or town in which located. Such rules, upon approval
of the attorney general and their legal publication, shall have the force of law, and the violation of
any part thereof shall constitute a misdemeanor and may be enjoined by the attorney general.
Subd. 2. Inspectors.
The commissioner shall administer the provisions of sections
and for such purposes may employ water conditioning inspectors and other assistants.
History: 1969 c 898 s 1; 1973 c 123 art 5 s 7; 1977 c 305 s 45; 1985 c 248 s 70; 1989
c 209 art 2 s 1