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55 Pa. Code § 6400.85. Swimming pools.

§ 6400.85. Swimming pools.

 (a)  An in-ground swimming pool shall be fenced with a gate that is locked when the pool is not in use.

 (b)  An aboveground swimming pool that is under 4 feet in height shall be made inaccessible to individuals when the pool is not in use.


   The provisions of this §  6400.85 amended through January 22, 1982, effective March 1, 1982, 12 Pa.B. 384; amended April 25, 1986, effective April 26, 1986, with the exceptions of a family living facility approved by the Department as a family living facility prior to July 6, 1985 is exempt from the provisions of §  6400.85(b) and (e), 16 Pa.B. 1487. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (133684) to (133685).

Cross References

   This section cited in 55 Pa. Code §  6000.342 (relating to indoor floor space).

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