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The DC Code: § 34-2101 Definitions.

Index34 Public Utilities. (Refs & Annos)

For the purposes of this subchapter:

1
The term "sanitary sewage" means:
A
Domestic sewage with storm and surface water limited;
B
Sewage discharging from sanitary conveniences;
C
Commercial or industrial wastes; and
D
Water supply after it has been used.
2
The term "stormwater sewage" means liquid flowing in sewers resulting directly from precipitation.
3
The term "combined sewage" means sewage containing both sanitary sewage and stormwater sewage.
4
The term "sewer" means a pipe or conduit carrying sewage.
5
The term "sanitary sewer" means a sewer which carries sanitary sewage.
6
The term "stormwater sewer" means a sewer which carries stormwater sewage.
7
The term "combined sewer" means a sewer which carries both sanitary sewage and stormwater sewage.
8
The term "sanitary sewage works" means a system of sanitary and combined sewers, appurtenances, pumping stations, and treatment works for conveying, treating, and disposing of sanitary sewage.
9
The term "stormwater sewer system" means a system of sewers, appurtenances, and pumping stations for conveying and disposing of stormwater sewage.
10
The term "combined sewer system" means a system of sewers and appurtenances conveying both sanitary sewage and stormwater sewage.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 43-1601. 1973 Ed., § 43-1601. DC CODE § 34-2101 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(May 18, 1954, 68 Stat. 104, ch. 218, title II, § 201.)