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28 Pa. Code § 205.63. Plumbing and piping systems required for existing and new construction.

§ 205.63. Plumbing and piping systems required for existing and new construction.

 (a)  Potable ice may not be manufactured or stored in the soiled utility room.

 (b)  Water distribution systems shall be designed and arranged to provide potable hot and cold water at hot and cold water outlets at all times. The system pressure shall be sufficient to operate fixture and equipment during maximum demand periods.

 (c)  Hot water outlets accessible to residents shall be controlled so that the water temperature of the outlets does not exceed 110°F.


   The provisions of this §  205.63 amended under section 803 of the Health Care Facilities Act (35 P. S. §  448.803); and section 2102(g) of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P. S. §  532(g)).


   The provisions of this §  205.63 adopted August 29, 1975, effective September 1, 1975, 5 Pa.B. 2233; amended February 11, 1977, effective February 12, 1977, 7 Pa.B. 437; corrected at 7 Pa.B. 2059; amended April 23, 1982, effective April 24, 1982, 12 Pa.B. 1316; amended January 31, 1987, effective July 1, 1987, 17 Pa.B. 514; amended July 23, 1999, effective July 24, 1999, 29 Pa.B. 3999. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (242529) to (242530).

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