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Section 147.55 - Amagansett Water Company, Inc., Amagansett

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147.55 Amagansett Water Company, Inc., Amagansett.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the wells, located on land owned by the Amagansett Water Company, Inc., and situated in the unincorporated village of Amagansett in the town of Easthampton on the south side of the Montauk division of the Long Island Railroad, about one-half mile west of the Amagansett railroad station and about 500 feet north of the Montauk Highway, which form the source of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc. of Amagansett, Suffolk County, N. Y.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the wells now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Whenever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents or the removable containers, while being transported, shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, no barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, no hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals and no manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc., and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc. upon which the wells of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc. are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the duly authorized representative of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc. or any such other person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of HEALTH 10B their duties of supervision or maintenance of the public water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(h) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc.

(j) Inspections. The Amagansett Water Company, Inc. of Amagansett, N.Y. or such other company, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the unincorporated village of Amagansett or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with and it shall be the duty of said Amagansett Water Company, Inc. to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the Amagansett Water Company, Inc. to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The Amagansett Water Company, Inc. shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first of January, the results of the regular inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(k) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.

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Section 147.56 - Huntington Water Works Company, Huntington

147.56 Huntington Water Works Company, Huntington.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 510 of the Laws of 1921, shall apply to all wells and reservoirs of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company of Huntington, Suffolk County, N.Y.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term reservoir wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refers to the pressure equalizing reservoir now used for the storage of water of this public water supply or to any additional reservoir which may be constructed or used for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well or reservoir is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the high-water mark of such reservoir or to the edge of such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well or reservoir. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or receptacle of any kind used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 50 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in suitable watertight receptacles and shall at all times be deposited as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid removable receptacles shall be removed and the receptacles cleaned and disinfected as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain the privy in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundations or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises or of the adjoining premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid receptacles shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 12 inches below the surface of the ground and in such manner as to effectually prevent them being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local condition, the excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface or through the soil into any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, house slops, sink wastes, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, laundry or garage wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, discharged or allowed to escape or flow onto the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), or into suitable tight sewer pipes connected to a sewage disposal plant, a permit for which has been granted by the State Commissioner of Health.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any dairy, cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company. (e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be so constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings from the same may enter any such well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the above drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 75 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to escape into any well or reservoir, nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil at a less depth than 12 inches below the surface of the ground nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or allowed to escape or to pass into any well or reservoir of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company nor shall any such material or refuse be so placed, maintained or allowed to remain that the drainings, leachings or washings therefrom may reach any such well without having first percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of 300 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property upon which the reservoir of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company is located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such reservoir except the duly authorized employees of the Huntington Water Works Company in the official performance of their duties of supervision and maintenance of the public water supply.

(h) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Huntington Water Works Company.

(j) Inspections. The duly authorized officials of the Huntington Water Works Company or any other person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of said company or its duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells and reservoir for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The company shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(k) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 147.57 - North Fork Water Company, Inc., Southold

147.57 North Fork Water Company, Inc., Southold.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the wells, located on land, owned by the North Fork Water Company, Inc. and situated approximately one and one-quarter miles west of Southold and 1,000 feet south of the Greenport Road on South Harbor Lane, which form the source of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc., of Southold, Suffolk County, N. Y.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to any of the wells now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents or the removable containers, while being transported, shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which shall have been granted by the State Commissioner of Health) within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc. It is provided, however, that no such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 25 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, no barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, no hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals and no manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc. and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the North Fork Water Company, Inc. upon which the wells of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc. are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the duly authorized representative of the North Fork Water Company, Inc. or any such other person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties of supervision or maintenance of the public water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(h) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the North Fork Water Company, Inc.

(j) Inspections. The North Fork Water Company, Inc., of Southold, N. Y., or such other company, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the unincorporated village of Southold or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said North Fork Water Company, Inc. to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the North Fork Water Company, Inc. to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The North Fork Water Company, Inc. shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(k) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.

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Section 147.58 - Oakwood Park Corporation, Belle Terre

147.58 Oakwood Park Corporation, Belle Terre.

(a) Application. The following rules and regulations enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as finally amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, shall apply to all existing wells and such additional wells as may be developed in the future on the property of the Oakwood Park Corporation in the village of Belle Terre, Suffolk County, New York, such well being the sources of public water supply furnished by said corporation to the village of Belle Terre and surrounding territory in the town of Brookhaven.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well whenever used in this section means any well now used as a source of this public water supply or any additional well which may be constructed on the property of the Oakwood Park Corporation in the village of Belle Terre for the purpose of this water supply.

(2) Wherever the linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Human excreta. (1) No privy or receptacle of any kind for the storage or deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well.

(2) Every privy or receptacle for the storage or deposit of human excreta located between 100 feet and 200 feet from any well shall be arranged so that all excreta will be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container, which shall be emptied when filled within six inches of the top and the contents disposed of in accordance with the provisions of paragraph (3) of this subdivision.

(3) The excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles permitted under paragraph (2) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent its being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any well.

(4) Whenever, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, excremental matter from any aforesaid privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal may be washed through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, the said privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal shall be removed, after due notice to the owner thereof, to such places as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage. (1) No sewage shall be discharged or deposited nor allowed to be discharged or deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 200 feet of any well except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which shall be removed as provided by paragraph (3) of subdivision (c). It is provided, however, that no such watertight receptacle shall be located nearer than 150 feet from any well.

(2) No bath water, sink or laundry wastes shall be discharged or deposited or allowed to be discharged or deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 150 feet of any well.

(e) Wastes, refuse and garbage. No garbage, refuse, putrescible matter, decayed fruits or vegetables, dead animals or other material or wastes that pollute water shall be deposited or allowed to be deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 200 feet of any well nor in such a manner that it can be washed by rain, melting snow or otherwise over or through the ground into any well except in a properly purified condition.

(f) Places for animals. No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals shall be located within 150 feet of any well.

(g) Manure. No manure or manure pile shall be maintained or allowed to remain within 150 feet of any well.

(h) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Oakwood Park Corporation upon which the wells of the public water supply of the village of Belle Terre and surrounding territory are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except such person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties or such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the said corporation.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well.

(j) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements all persons shall refrain from any act, though not heretofore specified, which may result in contamination of any portion of the water supply of the Oakwood Park Corporation.

(k) Inspections. The Oakwood Park Corporation, its officers or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of the aforesaid corporation to cause copies of any such rules and regulations violated to be served upon the person violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the corporation to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The aforesaid corporation shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection. (l) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 147.59 - Pon Quogue Water Corporation

147.59 Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the well, located on the plot of land approximately three and three-quarters acre in area, owned by the Pon Quogue Water Corporation in the hamlet of Pon Quogue, lying east of Foster Avenue and about 400 feet north of Pon Quogue Avenue, which forms the source of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation, Suffolk County, N.Y.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the well now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from the well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies adjacent to the well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents or the removable containers, while being transported, shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into the well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, no barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, no hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals and no manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter the well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 200 feet from the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of the well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 300 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property upon which the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation is located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the duly authorized officials or employees of said company in the official performance of their duties of supervision or maintenance of the public water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(h) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation.

(j) Inspections. The Pon Quogue Water Corporation or such other corporation, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the well for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said Pon Quogue Water Corporation to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the Pon Quogue Water Corporation to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The Pon Quogue Water Corporation shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations HEALTH 10B found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the well at the time of the last inspection.

(k) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.

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Section 147.60 - South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Amityville

147.60 South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Amityville.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the wells located on a plot of land approximately one acre in area at Green Street, Amityville, and along the right-of-way of the Long Island Railroad, which forms the source of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, serving the village of Amityville, Suffolk County, New York.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the wells now used as sources of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from the wells is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the wells.

(c) Privies adjacent to the wells. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 20 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents or the removable containers, while being transported, shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into the well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (6) of subdivision (c) and this paragraph, or into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which shall have been granted by the State Commissioner of Health) within 200 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville. It is provided, however, that no such watertight receptacles shall be within 75 feet nor any such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 25 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage, dairy or cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 100 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, no barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, no hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals and no manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 75 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings from the same may enter the well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 75 feet from any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville.

(f) Dead animals, offal, industrial wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or polluted industrial wastes of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within a distance of 300 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville.

(g) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville.

(h) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the New York Water Service Corporation upon which the wells forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Amityville are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the representative of the New York Water Service Corporation or any person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties of supervision or maintenance of the water supply or except such other person as may be authorized to enter said property by the New York Water Service Corporation.

(i) Inspections. The South Bay Consolidated Water Company or any person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the village of Amityville or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the well for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said water company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The South Bay Consolidated Water Company shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the well at the time of the last inspection.

(j) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements all persons shall refrain from any act, although not heretofore specified, which may result in the contamination of any portion of the water supply of the village of Amityville. (k) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 147.61 - South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore

147.61 South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter

45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore, Suffolk County, New York.

(b) Interpretation. Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or receptacle of any kind for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in suitable watertight receptacles and shall at all times be deposited as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles shall be removed and the receptacles cleansed and disinfected as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundations or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises or of the adjoining premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid receptacles shall be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 12 inches below the surface of the ground and in such a manner as to effectually prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or to the surface of the ground or to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local condition, the excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface or through the soil into any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place of disposal, shall after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe, and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground water beneath the surface within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewer system, a permit for which has been secured from the State Commissioner of Health. It is provided, however, that no such watertight receptacle shall be within 75 feet nor any such watertight iron pipe shall be within 50 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage, dairy, cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon or percolate into or through the ground below the surface within a distance of 75 feet from any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are removed and disposed of in the manner provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c). (e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point within 50 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be so constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any such well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the above drainage, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 50 feet.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore, and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 50 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore.

(f) Dead animals, offal, industrial wastes. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or polluted industrial wastes of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore nor shall any such matters be so placed or maintained that the washings therefrom may reach any well without having first percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of at least 300 feet.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property upon which the wells of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the officers or employees of the company in the official performance of their duties of supervision and maintenance of the public water supply or except authorized public officials or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the officials of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc.

(h) Camps. No camp, tent, building or other structure for occupancy by transients or for the housing of laborers engaged in construction work or for any other use, except as a private camp or dwelling maintained by a person for his own personal use or for the use of his family and friends, shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore.

(j) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements all persons shall refrain from any act, although not heretofore specified, which may result in the contamination of any portion of the water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bay Shore.

(k) Inspections. The duly authorized officials of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. or any other person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of said company or its duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The company shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection. (l) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 147.62 - South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport

147.62 South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 309 of the Laws of 1926, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport, Suffolk County, New York.

(b) Interpretation. Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or receptacle of any kind used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in suitable watertight receptacles and shall at all times be deposited as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid removable receptacles shall be removed and the receptacles cleaned and disinfected as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain the privy in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundations or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises or of the adjoining premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specially ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid receptacles shall be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 12 inches below the surface of the ground and in such a manner as to effectually prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local condition, the excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface or through the soil into any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, house slops, sink wastes, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, laundry or garage wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow onto the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewer system, a permit for which has been secured from the State Commissioner of Health.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any dairy, cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon or percolate into or through the ground below the surface within a distance of 100 feet from any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are removed and disposed of in the manner provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c). (e) Animals. No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be so constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings from the same may enter any such well without first having passed above over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the drainage, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 75 feet from any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport.

(f) Human excreta and compost. No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport, and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport.

(g) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport; nor shall any such matters be so placed or maintained that the leachings or washings therefrom may reach any well without first having percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of at least 300 feet.

(h) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Bellport.

(j) Inspections. The duly authorized officials of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. or any other person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of said company at Bellport or its duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The company shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(k) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation or of noncompliance with any of these rules and relations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 147.63 - South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale

147.63 South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 309 of the Laws of 1926, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale, Suffolk County, New York.

(b) Interpretation. Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or receptacle of any kind used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in suitable watertight receptacles and shall at all times be deposited as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles shall be removed and the receptacles cleansed and disinfected as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundations or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises or of the adjoining premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specially ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid receptacles shall be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 12 inches below the surface of the ground and in such a manner as to effectually prevent them being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local condition, the excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface or through the soil into any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, house slops, sink wastes, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, laundry or garage wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow onto the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewer system, a permit for which has been secured from the State Commissioner of Health. It is provided, however, that no such watertight receptacle shall be within 100 feet nor any such watertight iron pipe shall be within 50 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any dairy, cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon or percolate into or through the ground below the surface within a distance of 100 feet from any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are removed and disposed of in the manner provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c). (e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be so constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings from the same may enter any such well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the above drainage, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 75 feet.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, deposited or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company at Oakdale.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale nor shall any such matters be so placed or maintained that the washings therefrom may reach any well without having first percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of at least 300 feet.

(g) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale.

(h) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Oakdale. HEALTH 10B

(i) Inspections. The duly authorized officials of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. or any other person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of said company or its duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The company shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(j) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 147.64 - South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue

147.64 South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 309 of the Laws of 1926, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue, Suffolk County, New York.

(b) Interpretation. Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or receptacle of any kind used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in suitable watertight receptacles and shall at all times be deposited as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles shall be removed and the receptacles cleansed and disinfected as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundations or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises or of the adjoining premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specially ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid receptacles shall be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 12 inches below the surface of the ground and in such a manner as to effectually prevent them being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local condition, the excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface or through the soil into any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, house slops, sink wastes, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, laundry or garage wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow onto the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewer system, a permit for which has been secured from the State Commissioner of Health. It is provided, however, that no such watertight receptacle shall be within 100 feet nor any such watertight iron pipe shall be within 50 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any dairy, cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon or percolate into or through the ground below the surface within a distance of 100 feet from any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are removed and disposed of in the manner provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c). (e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be so constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings from the same may enter any such well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the above drainage, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 75 feet.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company at Patchogue.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue nor shall any such matters be so placed or maintained that the washings therefrom may reach any well without having first percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of at least 300 feet.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property upon which the wells of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the officers or employees of the company in the official performance of their duties of supervision and maintenance of the public water supply or except authorized public officials or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the officials of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc.

(h) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. at Patchogue.

(j) Inspections. The duly authorized officials of the South Bay Consolidated Water Company, Inc. or any other person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of said company or its duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The company shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(k) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 147.65 - Sulfolk County Water Authority at Kings Park

147.65 Suffolk County Water Authority at Kings Park.

(a) Application. The following rules and regulations enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as finally amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, shall apply to all existing wells and such wells as may be developed in the future on the properties of the Suffolk County Water Authority at its Kings Park well field, such wells being the sources of public water supply of said Suffolk County Water Authority.

(b) Definition of terms. Wherever used in this section:

(1) The term water supply means the public water supply of the Suffolk County Water Authority at its Kings Park well field.

(2) The term wells means the wells now used as sources of this public water supply or any wells developed in the future as additional sources of this public water supply, which are located on land now owned by the Suffolk County Water Authority at the Kings Park well field in Suffolk County, New York.

(3) The linear distance of a structure or object from a well is the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Human excreta. (1) No human excreta shall be buried in the soil at a distance of less than 500 feet from any well.

(2) No privy or receptacle of any kind for the storage or deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 75 feet of any well.

(3) Every privy or receptacle for the storage or deposit of human excreta, located between the prescribed 75 feet and 150 feet from any well, shall be arranged so that all excreta will be received in suitable watertight receptacle or removable container, which shall be emptied when filled within six inches of the top and the contents disposed of so that no nuisance will be created.

(4) Whenever, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, excremental matter from any aforesaid privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal may be washed through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, the said privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal shall be removed, after due notice to the owner thereof, to such places as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage. (1) No sewage shall be discharged nor deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 150 feet of any well except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which shall be removed before overflowing in such a manner as to prevent the pollution of the ground about the receptacle, or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which has been granted by the State Commissioner of Health. It is provided, however, that no such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 75 feet of any well.

(2) No bath water, sink or laundry wastes shall be discharged or deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 150 feet of any well.

(e) Wastes, refuse and garbage. No garbage, refuse, putrescible matter, decayed fruits or vegetables, dead animal or other material that pollutes water shall be deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 100 feet of any well nor in such a manner that it can be washed by rain, melting snow or otherwise through the ground into the wells.

(f) Places for animals. No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals shall be located within 75 feet of any well.

(g) Manure. No manure or manure pile shall be maintained or allowed to remain within 150 feet of any well.

(h) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Suffolk County Water Authority upon which the wells of the public water supply of said authority are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except such person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties or such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the Suffolk County Water Authority.

(i) Camps. No camp, tent, building or other structure for occupancy by transients or for the housing of laborers engaged in construction work or for any use, except as a private camp or dwelling maintained by a person for his own personal use or for the use of his family and friends, shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well.

(j) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well.

(k) Inspections. The Suffolk County Water Authority, its officers or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of the aforesaid authority to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the person violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the Suffolk County Water Authority to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The aforesaid authority shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection. (l) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 147.66 - Sumpwams Water Works Company, town of Babylon

147.66 Sumpwams Water Works Company, town of Babylon.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the well, located on land owned by the Sumpwams Water Works Company and situated on a plot of ground in the town of Babylon near the point where the central branch of the Long Island Railroad crosses Albins Avenue, and which forms the source of the public water supply of the incorporated villages of Babylon and Lindenhurst and to that part of the town of Babylon known as West Babylon, Suffolk County, N. Y.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the well now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from the well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies adjacent to the well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage of the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents, or the removable containers, while being transported shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into the well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4), and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage, dairy or cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, no barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, no hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals and no manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company, and none of the above-named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter the well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 200 feet from the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of the well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 200 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 300 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Sumpwams Water Works Company upon which the wells of the public water supply of the incorporated Villages of Babylon and Lindenhurst and that part of the Town of Babylon known as West Babylon are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the duly authorized representatives of said company in the official performance of their duties of supervision or maintenance of this public water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(h) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of the well of the public water supply of the Sumpwams Water Works Company.

(j) Inspections. The duly authorized officials of the Sumpwams Water Works Company or such other person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of said company or their duly authorized representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the well for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said Sumpwams Water Works Company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the Sumpwams Water Works Company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The Sumpwams Water Works Company shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the well at the time of the last inspection. (k) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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