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4 Pa. Code § 119.5. Penalties and enforcement.

§ 119.5. Penalties and enforcement.

 A water user who violates this chapter, fails to implement the duties and responsibilities imposed by this chapter or impedes or interferes with actions undertaken or ordered under this chapter, shall be subject to the penalties provided under 35 Pa.C.S. §  7707 (relating to penalties). Violation of a provision of this chapter is a summary offense enforceable by proper law enforcement authorities or private citizens under Pa.R.Crim.P. Nos. 400—462 and 1000—1013 (relating to procedures in summary cases; and rules of criminal procedure for the Philadelphia Municipal Court). In the city of Philadelphia, this chapter shall be enforced by the Departments of Water, Police, and Licenses and Inspection.


   The provisions of this §  119.5 adopted April 26, 1985, effective April 26, 1985, 15 Pa.B. 1737; suspended November 29, 1985, effective November 1, 1985, 15 Pa.B. 4278; amended August 9, 1991, effective August 10, 1991, 21 Pa.B. 3495; amended July 6, 2001, effective July 7, 2001, 31 Pa.B. 3529. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (229898).

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