Minnesota Administrative Rules
Plumbing Board

Universal Citation: MN Rules 4714.0311
Subpart 1. Section 311.0.

UPC section 311.0 title is amended to read as follows:

311.0 Use of Public Sewer and Water Systems Required.

Subp. 2. Section 311.1.

UPC section 311.1 is amended to read as follows:

311.1 General. If a public sewer is available in a street or alley to a building or premises and the connection is feasible, liquid waste from any plumbing system in that building shall be discharged into the public sewer unless otherwise prohibited by this code or a local ordinance. If a public water supply is accessible, the water distribution system shall be connected to it unless otherwise permitted by the Authority Having Jurisdiction. A private water well taken out of service because of a connection to a public water supply shall be maintained pursuant to Minnesota Rules, chapter 4725, Wells and Borings.

Every building shall have its own independent water and sewer connection except that a group of buildings may be connected to one or more sewer manholes on the premises that are constructed to standards set by the Authority Having Jurisdiction.

Statutory Authority:

MS s 326B.43; 326B.435


40 SR 71

Published Electronically:

January 25, 2016

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