(A) A leaching pit shall be installed only in areas where gravel deposits underlie the ground surface and the seasonally high water table is not less than ten feet below the bottom of the leaching pit. Test borings to determine the suitability of the soil shall be constructed to a depth of at least ten feet below the bottom of a proposed leaching pit prior to issuance of an installation permit.
(B) A leaching pit shall be a minimum of one hundred feet from any water supply source, ten feet from any lot or right-of-way line, and twenty feet from any occupied building.
(C) A leaching pit shall be provided with a secured cover extended to ground level.
Promulgated Under: 119.04
Statutory Authority: Sec. 120.02 of Am. Sub. HB 119 (127th G.A.)
Rule Amplifies: Sec. 120.02 of Am. Sub. HB 119 (127th G.A.)
Prior Effective Dates: 7/1/1974, 7/1/77, 7/2/07