Maine Subsurface Wastewater Team
Rules

 

Current Rules

Subsurface Wastewater Disposal Rules
Seasonal Conversion Rules
Minumum Lot Size Rules
Rules for Appointment and Administration of Local Plumbing Inspectors
Rules for Site Evaluators of Subsurface Wastewater Disposal Systems

Prior Rules

The following links are for superseded versions of the Maine State Plumbing Code and the Subsurface Wastewater Disposal Rules in which significant revisions were incorporated. These are offered for reference only.

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1920 Maine State Plumbing Code

This four page document deals mostly with internal plumbing, but does have requirements for public sewers.  The 1920 Rules are available for downloading.

1926 Maine State Plumbing Code

This document deals mostly with internal plumbing, but does have requirements for public sewers or cesspools.  The 1926 Rules are available for downloading.

Summary of 1944 Rules Changes

This is a letter explaining changes to the 1944 Maine State Plumbing Code. 1944 Changes.

1946 Maine State Plumbing Code

This is an excerpt from the 1946 Code, relating specifically to subsurface wastewater disposal.

1970 Maine State Plumbing Code

This is an excerpt from the 1970 Code, relating specifically to subsurface wastewater disposal.

 

 

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