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Rule 3745-95-02 | Backflow prevention and cross-connection control.


(A) No person shall install or maintain an actual or potential cross-connection to or within a public water system unless such actual or potential cross-connections are abated or controlled to the satisfaction of the supplier of water and at minimum, in compliance with this chapter.

(B) No person shall install or maintain a cross-connection between a public water system or consumer's water system and an auxiliary water system unless the auxiliary water system, the method of connection and the use of such system have been approved by the supplier of water and by the director as required by section 6109.13 of the Revised Code.

(C) A public water system shall develop and implement a backflow prevention and cross-connection control program consistent with this chapter.

Last updated October 11, 2022 at 8:28 AM

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 6109.04
Amplifies: 6109.04, 6109.13
Five Year Review Date: 10/10/2027
Prior Effective Dates: 7/1/1972, 11/26/1980, 5/1/2003, 10/26/2015