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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_90A > GS_90A-45

§90A‑45.  Commercial water pollution control system operating firms.

(a)        Any person, firm,or corporation, municipal or private, owning or having control of a waterpollution control system may contract with a responsible commercial waterpollution control system operating firm for operational and other services ofthat firm.  Such firm shall designate an employee as the operator inresponsible charge of the water pollution control system.  Such employee andany other employees who have been duly certified under this Article shall beresponsible for the total operation and maintenance of the water pollutioncontrol system.  Commercial water pollution control system operating firmsshall not be limited as to the number of systems, distance between systems, locationof office or residence, or other internal management procedures.

(b)        Any employeedesignated by the firm as operator in responsible charge must hold anappropriate certificate issued by the Commission and must comply with all ofthe requirements of this Article and rules adopted by the Commission.

(c)        The Commission mayadopt rules requiring that any commercial water pollution control systemoperating firm file an annual report with the Commission as to the operation ofsuch system. (1983, c. 489, s. 1; 1991, c. 623, ss. 1, 12.)