HB 318: "An Act relating to public use of unregulated water systems."
00 HOUSE BILL NO. 318 01 "An Act relating to public use of unregulated water systems." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. AS 46.15 is amended by adding a new section to read: 04 Sec. 46.15.032. Unregulated public water systems. (a) The department may 05 not prohibit the consumption or use of water from a public water system that has a 06 notice posted conspicuously at all watering points warning that 07 (1) the water system is not regulated by the department; 08 (2) water from the system may not meet minimum drinking water 09 standards established by the department under AS 46.03.020(10)(C); and 10 (3) any person consuming or using the water from the water system 11 does so at the person's own risk. 12 (b) In this section, 13 (1) "public water system" means a system for the provision to the 14 public of water for human use or consumption; and 15 (2) "watering point" means a common tap from which a community
01 may obtain water.