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CCR 14 § 4324 – Sanitation

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California Code of Regulations, Title 14 – Natural Resources, Division 3 – Department of Parks and Recreation

Synopsis: This regulation prohibits visitors from dumping sewage and gray water on the ground…

CCR 14 § 4324 Sanitation

(a) No person shall deposit waste, water, sewage or effluent from sinks, portable toilets, and other plumbing fixtures directly upon or into the surface of the ground or water.

(b) No person shall deposit any body waste in or any portion of any comfort station or other structure except into fixtures provided for that purpose.

(c) No person shall place any bottle, can, cloth, rag, metal, wood, paper, or stone substances in any plumbing fixture in such a manner as would interfere with the normal operation of such fixture.


Cal. Code Regs. Tit. 14, § 4324
Note: Authority cited: Section 5003, Public Resources Code. Reference: Section 5008, Public Resources Code.

1. Amendment filed 5-25-79; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 79, No. 21).

2. Repealer and new section filed 1-28-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 5).

3. Change without regulatory effect repealing subsections (d)-(e) filed 6-18-96 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 96, No. 25).

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