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25 Pa. Code § 91.37. Private projects.

§ 91.37. Private projects.

 (a)  The Department will not approve applications for sewerage permits for private sewerage projects to be located within the built-up parts of cities, boroughs and first and second-class townships unless the applicant can demonstrate a compelling public need for the project.

 (b)  Issuance of the sewerage permits will be limited to private sewerage projects located in the rural parts of first and second class townships, and for which areas there appears to be no present necessity for public sewerage.


   The provisions of this §  91.37 issued under section 5 of The Clean Streams Law (35 P. S. §  691.5); and section 1920-A of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P. S. §  510-20).


   The provisions of this §  91.37 adopted January 28, 2000, effective January 29, 2000, 30 Pa.B. 521.

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