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Municipal Public Health Rules 1950 issued with regard to water (10/1, 1950).

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Regulation
Date
1950
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Pollution control Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution Groundwater Sewerage
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries
Abstract

No person shall offer to the public water for drinking purposes that is unsafe or water from an unsafe source, or water from a source that is in the opinion of a municipal public health officer liable to become unsafe. ”Unsafe” water is defined in rule 2. No person shall pollute public places as described in rule 3 or 4. No person shall discharge sewage water into natural water courses crossing town except as under a permit issued by the municipal public health officer or other specified officer

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