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§90A‑47.1.  Definitions.

(a)        As used in thisPart:

(1)        "Animalwaste" means liquid residuals resulting from an animal operation that arecollected, treated, stored, or applied to the land through an animal wastemanagement system.

(2)        "Application"means laying, spreading on, irrigating, or injecting animal waste onto land.

(3)        "Commission"means the Water Pollution Control System Operators Certification Commission.

(4)        "Operator incharge" means a person who holds a currently valid certificate to operate ananimal waste management system and who has primary responsibility for theoperation of the system.

(5)        "Owner"means the person who owns or controls the land used for agricultural purposesor the person's lessee or designee.

(b)        The definitions setout in G.S. 143‑215.10B, other than the definition of "animalwaste", apply to this Part. (1995 (Reg. Sess., 1996), c.626, s. 6(b).)