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SPS 382.20(2)(a) (a) An agent municipality shall utilize a plumbing inspector qualified by the department to conduct plumbing inspection and plan review at a staffing level based on local need.
SPS 382.20(2)(a)1. 1. The primary duties of the plumbing inspectors shall include plumbing plan review.
SPS 382.20(2)(a)2. 2. The plumbing inspectors shall be Wisconsin licensed master or journeyman plumbers.
SPS 382.20 Note Note: For a listing of agent municipalities, see Appendix A-382.20 (2) or http://dsps.wi.gov/Documents/Industry%20Services/Forms/Plumbing/Industry%20Services%20Division%20Plumbing%20Agent%20Municipalities.pdf.
SPS 382.20(2)(b) (b) An agent municipality may waive its jurisdiction for plan review and approval for any project, in which case plans shall be submitted to the department for review and approval.
SPS 382.20(2)(c) (c) Agent municipalities may set by ordinance the fees for plan review services.
SPS 382.20(3) (3)Priority plan review. An appointment may be made with the department to facilitate the examination of plans in less than the normal processing time. Complete plans along with the fee specified in s. SPS 302.09, shall be submitted to the department. The plans shall comply with all of the provisions of this section.
SPS 382.20(4) (4)Plans and specifications.
SPS 382.20(4)(a)(a) At least 2 sets of plans and one copy of specifications which are clear, legible and permanent copies shall be submitted for examination and approval.
SPS 382.20(4)(b) (b) All plans submitted for approval shall be accompanied by sufficient data and information for the department to determine if the installation and its performance will meet the requirements of chs. SPS 381 to 384.
SPS 382.20(4)(b)1. 1. Information to accompany the plans shall include the location or address of the installation and the name of the owner.
SPS 382.20(4)(b)2. 2. Plans proposing the installation, creation or extension of a sanitary private interceptor main sewer which is to discharge to a municipal treatment facility shall:
SPS 382.20(4)(b)2.a. a. Be accompanied by a letter from the appropriate designated planning or management agency indicating conformance with an approved areawide water quality management plan under ch. NR 121; and
SPS 382.20(4)(b)2.b. b. Not be approved, if the municipality is ineligible for sanitary sewer extension approvals under s. NR 110.05.
SPS 382.20 Note Note: For plans proposing the installation, creation or extension of a private interceptor main sewer which is to discharge to a municipal treatment facility, see also ch. NR 121.
SPS 382.20(4)(b)3. 3. Except as provided in subd. 4., plans proposing the installation of a building sewer for new construction which is to discharge to a municipal treatment facility shall:
SPS 382.20(4)(b)3.a. a. Be accompanied by a letter from either the appropriate designated management agency or sanitary district indicating conformance with an approved areawide water quality management plan; and
SPS 382.20(4)(b)3.b. b. Not be approved, if the municipality is ineligible for sanitary sewer extension approvals under s. NR 110.05.
SPS 382.20(4)(b)4. 4. Plans proposing the installation of a building sewer for new construction which is to discharge to a municipal treatment facility shall not be required to comply with subd. 3., if:
SPS 382.20(4)(b)4.a. a. The proposed installation is served by an existing building sewer which extends from the lot line to the public sewer and the proposed installation does not exceed the capacity of the existing building sewer or sewers; or
SPS 382.20(4)(b)4.b. b. The plans indicate that a drainage load of not more than 54 drainage fixture units will be discharged through the building sewer.
SPS 382.20 Note Note: See ch. SPS 382 Appendix for listing of water quality management agencies.
SPS 382.20(4)(c) (c) Plumbing plans, index sheets and specifications for a plumbing system submitted for review and approval shall be signed in accordance with any of the following methods:
SPS 382.20(4)(c)1. 1. A Wisconsin registered architect, engineer or plumbing designer shall sign and seal or stamp all plans and accompanying specifications in accordance with ch. A-E 2.
SPS 382.20(4)(c)2. 2. A master plumber, master plumber-restricted service, master plumber-restricted appliance or a utility contractor shall sign and date all plumbing plans and accompanying specifications as provided under s. 145.06, Stats. Each sheet of plans and specifications submitted shall be signed and dated and shall include the valid Wisconsin license number of the individual responsible for the installation. Where more than one sheet is bound together into one volume, only the title sheet or index sheet shall be signed and dated by the individual responsible for the installation. The signed title or index sheet shall clearly identify all of the other sheets in the volume.
SPS 382.20(4)(c)3. 3. A pump installer shall sign and date all plumbing plans and accompanying specifications for which the individual is responsible for the installation. Each sheet of plans and specifications submitted shall be signed and dated and shall include the valid Wisconsin license number of the individual responsible for the installation. Where more than one sheet is bound together into one volume, only the title sheet or index sheet shall be signed and dated by the individual responsible for the installation. The signed title or index sheet shall clearly identify all of the other sheets in the volume.
SPS 382.20(4)(d)1.1. When requesting approval of an experimental plumbing system, all of the following shall be submitted:
SPS 382.20(4)(d)1.a. a. At least 2 sets of plans signed in accordance with par. (d) and detailing the system installation for each site.
SPS 382.20(4)(d)1.b. b. A letter of consent from the site or system owner of the installation. The letter shall acknowledge that the owner has received and read a copy of the experimental plumbing system submittal and is in agreement with all requirements listed within this subdivision.
SPS 382.20(4)(d)1.c. c. Any additional information as requested by the department.
SPS 382.20(4)(d)2. 2. The registered architect, engineer, designer or master plumber responsible for the design of the experimental plumbing system shall, upon completion, certify in writing to the department that the installation is in compliance with the approved plans, specifications and data.
SPS 382.20(4)(d)3. 3. Onsite inspections shall be performed by the department at time intervals as specified by the department, but not less than once a year. Time intervals shall be included as conditions of approval. An inspection report shall be written. The department may assess a fee for each inspection.
SPS 382.20 Note Note: Refer to ch. SPS 302 for applicable fees.
SPS 382.20(4)(d)4. 4. No later than five years after the date of the completed installation the department may perform one of the following:
SPS 382.20(4)(d)4.a. a. Order the removal of the experimental plumbing system.
SPS 382.20(4)(d)4.b. b. Issue an alternate approval as specified in sub. (12) (a).
SPS 382.20(4)(d)4.c. c. Provide an extension of the experiment with conditions.
SPS 382.20(4)(d)5. 5. If an experimental plumbing system is subsequently codified in chs. SPS 382 and 384, or ch. 145, Stats., the requirements as specified in subds. 3. and 4. do not apply.
SPS 382.20(5) (5)Plan review. Except as provided in sub. (12), and pursuant to s. SPS 302.07 (3), the department shall review and make a determination on an application for plan review within 15 business days.
SPS 382.20(5)(a) (a) Conditional approval. If, upon review, the department determines that the plans substantially conform to the provisions of chs. SPS 382 to 384, a conditional approval, in writing, shall be granted. All noncode complying conditions stated in the conditional approval shall be corrected before or during installation.
SPS 382.20(5)(b) (b) Denial of approval. If, upon review, the department determines that the plans do not substantially conform to the provisions of chs. SPS 382 to 384, the request of conditional approval shall be denied in writing.
SPS 382.20(6) (6)Evidence of approval. The plumber responsible for the installation of the plumbing shall keep at the construction site at least one set of plans bearing the department's or the agent municipality's stamp of approval and at least one copy of specifications. The plans and specifications shall be open to inspection by an authorized representative of the department.
SPS 382.20(7) (7)Fees. Fees for plumbing plan review and petition for variance shall be submitted in accordance with ss. SPS 302.64 and 302.52.
SPS 382.20(8) (8)Revisions. All changes or modifications, which involve the provisions of chs. SPS 382 to 384, made to plumbing plans and specifications, which have been granted approval under sub. (1), shall be submitted to the department or agent municipality for examination. All changes and modifications shall be approved in writing by the department or agent municipality prior to installation of the plumbing.
SPS 382.20(9) (9)Revocation of approval. The department may revoke any approval, issued under the provisions of this chapter, for any false statements or misrepresentation of facts on which the approval was based.
SPS 382.20(10) (10)Department limitation and expiration of approval.
SPS 382.20(10)(a)(a) A conditional approval of a plan by the department shall not be construed as an assumption by the department of any responsibility for the design; and the department does not hold itself liable for any defects in construction, nor for any damages that may result from the specific installation.
SPS 382.20(10)(b) (b) Plan approval by the department or its authorized representative shall expire 2 years after the date indicated on the approval letter, if construction has not commenced within that 2 year period.
SPS 382.20(11) (11)Petition for variance.
SPS 382.20(11)(a)(a) Procedure. The department shall consider and may grant a variance to a provision of this chapter in accordance with ch. SPS 303.
SPS 382.20 Note Note: Chapter SPS 303 requires the submittal of a petition for variance form (SBD-9890) and a fee, and that an equivalency is established in the petition for variance that meets the intent of the rule being petitioned. Chapter SPS 303 also requires the department to process regular petitions within 30 business days and priority petitions within 10 business days.
SPS 382.20 Note Note: Form SBD-9890 is available from the Department's Division of Industry Services at P.O. Box 7162, Madison, WI 53707-7162; or at telephone (608) 266-2112 or (877) 617-1565 or 711 (Telecommunications Relay); or at the Division's Web site at http://dsps.wi.gov/programs/industry-services.
SPS 382.20(11)(b) (b) Petition processing time. Except for priority petitions, the department shall review and make a determination on a petition for variance within 30 business days of receipt of all calculations, documents and fees required to complete the review. The department shall process priority petitions within 10 business days.
SPS 382.20 Note Note: Form SBD-9890 is available from the Department's Division of Industry Services at P.O. Box 7162, Madison, WI 53707-7162; or at telephone (608) 266-2112 or (877) 617-1565 or 711 (Telecommunications Relay); or at the Division's Web site at http://dsps.wi.gov/programs/industry-services.
SPS 382.20(12) (12)Alternate and experimental plumbing system review and approval. The provisions of this chapter, ch. SPS 384 or ch. 145, Stats., are not intended to prevent the design and use of approved innovative plumbing systems.
SPS 382.20(12)(a) (a) Alternate plumbing systems. The department may issue an approval of an alternate plumbing system if the system complies with the intent of chs. SPS 382 and 384, or ch. 145, Stats.
SPS 382.20(12)(a)1. 1. For an alternate plumbing system, before availability for statewide installation and use, an alternate plumbing system approval shall be issued. Concepts, plans, specifications and the documentation to support the system design shall be submitted to the department for review.
SPS 382.20(12)(a)2. 2. The department may require the submission of any information deemed necessary for review. Sufficient evidence shall be submitted to substantiate at least the following:
SPS 382.20(12)(a)2.a. a. Assertions of function and performance.
SPS 382.20(12)(a)2.b. b. Compliance with the intent of chs. SPS 382 and 384, or ch. 145, Stats.
SPS 382.20(12)(a)3. 3. Pursuant to s. SPS 302.07 (3), the department shall review and make a determination on an application for an alternate plumbing system within 3 months. Approval for an alternate plumbing system shall be issued by the department in writing.
SPS 382.20(12)(a)4. 4. The department may include specific conditions in issuing an approval for an alternate plumbing system, including an expiration date for the approval. A violation of any of the conditions under which an approval is issued shall constitute a violation of this chapter.
SPS 382.20(12)(a)5. 5. If upon review the department determines that an alternate plumbing system does not comply with the intent of chs. SPS 382 and 384, or ch. 145, Stats., the request for approval shall be denied in writing.
SPS 382.20(12)(b) (b) Experimental plumbing systems. The department may issue an approval of an experimental plumbing system for the purpose of proving compliance with the intent of chs. SPS 382 and 384 and ch. 145, Stats.
SPS 382.20(12)(b)1. 1. For an experimental plumbing system, a separate approval shall be obtained for each system or project to be installed for the purpose of proving compliance with the intent of chs. SPS 382 and 384 and ch. 145, Stats. Approval for an experimental plumbing system shall be issued by the department in writing.
SPS 382.20(12)(b)2. 2. The department may require the submission of additional information deemed necessary for determining that the design meets the intent of chs. SPS 382 and 384 and ch. 145, Stats.
SPS 382.20(12)(b)3. 3. Pursuant to s. SPS 302.07 (3), the department shall review and make a determination on an application for an experimental plumbing system within 6 months.
SPS 382.20(12)(b)4. 4. The department may include specific conditions in issuing an approval for an experimental plumbing system, including an expiration date for the approval. A violation of any of the conditions under which an approval is issued shall constitute a violation of this chapter.
SPS 382.20(12)(b)5. 5. Denial of an experimental plumbing system or project by the department shall be made in writing.
SPS 382.20(12)(b)6. 6. The department may establish parameters to limit the number of applications for review it will accept for experimental plumbing systems.
SPS 382.20(12)(c) (c) Modification. If an approved alternate or experimental plumbing system is modified or additional assertions of function or performance are made, the approval shall be void, unless the system is resubmitted to the department for review and approval is granted.
SPS 382.20(12)(d) (d) Revocation of approval. The department may revoke an approval issued under this section for any false statements or misrepresentations of facts or data on which the approval was based, or as a result of system failure.
SPS 382.20(12)(e) (e) Limitations. An approval issued by the department for an alternate or experimental plumbing system may not be construed as an assumption of any responsibility for defects in design, construction or performance of any system nor for any damages that may result.
SPS 382.20(12)(f) (f) Fees. Fees for the review of an alternate or experimental plumbing system under this section and any onsite inspections shall be submitted in accordance with ch. SPS 302.
SPS 382.20(13) (13)Cross connection control registration.
SPS 382.20(13)(a)(a) Registration, as specified in sub. (1) (c), shall be submitted in a format acceptable to the department.
SPS 382.20 Note Note: The Department forms required in this chapter are available from the Division of Industry Services at P.O. Box 7162, Madison, WI 53707-7162; or at telephone (608) 266-2112 or (877) 617-1565 or 711 (Telecommunications Relay); or at the Division's Web site at http://dsps.wi.gov/programs/industry-services.
SPS 382.20(13)(b) (b) The form for registering cross connection control devices and assemblies with the department shall include at least all of the following information:
SPS 382.20(13)(b)1. 1. The building or facility name and address where the device or assembly is or will be installed.
SPS 382.20(13)(b)2. 2. The location of the cross connection control device or assembly within the building or facility.
SPS 382.20(13)(b)3. 3. A description of the cross connection control device or assembly including the size, model number, serial number and manufacturer.
SPS 382.20(13)(b)4. 4. The name of the owner or owner's agent submitting the registration form and contact information.
SPS 382.20(13)(c) (c) Each registration form submitted shall be accompanied by the appropriate fee in accordance with s. SPS 302.645.
SPS 382.20(13)(d) (d) Upon receipt of a completed registration form, the department shall issue written confirmation of registration including a department assigned identification number for each cross connection control device or assembly.
SPS 382.20(13)(e) (e) Upon permanent removal or replacement of any reduced pressure principle backflow preventer, reduced pressure fire protection principle backflow preventer, spill resistant vacuum breaker, reduced pressure detector fire protection backflow prevention assembly, or pressure vacuum breaker, the owner shall notify the department in writing using a format acceptable to the department.
SPS 382.20(14) (14)Penalties. Penalties for violations of this chapter shall be assessed in accordance with s. 145.12, Stats.
SPS 382.20 History History: Cr. Register, February, 1985, No. 350, eff. 3-1-85; am. (1) (intro.), r. and recr. Tables 82.20-1 and 82.20-2, r. (5), renum. (6) to (12) to be (5) to (11), cr. (5) (intro.) and (12), Register, May, 1988, No. 389, eff. 6-1-88; correction in (1) (b) 1. made under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 7., Stats., Register, May, 1988, No. 389; am. (4) (c) 2. intro. and 4. a. and b., Register, February, 1991, No. 422, eff. 3-1-91; am. (4) (c) 3.a., Register, August, 1991, No. 428, eff. 9-1-91; am. (1) (intro.), (a), (4) (a) to (c) 1., (5) (a), (b) and Tables 82.20-1 and 82.20-2, renum. (4) (d) and (e) to be (4) (d) 1. a. and b. and am. (4) (d) 1. a., cr. (4) (d) 2., Register, February, 1994, No. 458, eff. 3-1-94; correction in (7) made under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 7., Stats., Register, February, 1994, No. 458; corrections made under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 7., Stats., Register, October, 1996, No. 490; am. Tables 82.20-1, 2, (1) (b) 2., Register, February, 1997, No. 494, eff. 3-1-97; correction in (13) made under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 7., Stats., Register, February, 2000, No. 530; am. Tables 82.20-1 and 82.20-2, r. (4) (b), Register, July, 2000, No. 535, eff. 9-1-00; cr. (4) (e), r. and recr. (11) and (12), am. Table 82.20-1, Register, December, 2000, No. 540, eff. 1-1-01; CR 02-002: am. (1) (intro.) and Tables 82.20-1 and 82.20-2, r. and recr. (1) (a), r. (1) (b) 2. and (4) (d), renum. (1) (b) (intro.), and 1., (4) (c), (e) and (13) to be (1) (b) 1. and 2., (4) (b), (d) and (14) and am. (4) (b) (intro.) and 2. (intro.), cr. (1) (c), (4) (c) and (13) Register April 2003 No. 568, eff. 5-1-03; CR 02-129: am. (title), (1) (intro) and (c), and (13) (e) Register January 2004 No. 577, eff. 2-1-04; CR 04-035: am. Tables 82.20-1 and 82.20-2 Register November 2004 No. 587, eff. 12-1-04; CR 06-119: am. (5) (intro.), (12) (a) 3. and (b) 3. Register July 2007 No. 619, eff. 8-1-07; CR 08-055: am. (1) (c) (intro.), (4) (b) 2. (intro.), (13) (e), Tables 82.20-1 and 82.20-2 Register February 2009 No. 638, eff. 3-1-09; correction in (3) made under s. 13.92 (4) (b) 7., Stats., Register February 2009 No. 638; CR 09-050: am. (1) (intro.), (b) 1. and Table 82.20-2, r. and recr. (1) (a), (c) and Table 82.20-1 Register December 2009 No. 648, eff. 1-1-10; CR 10-064: am. Tables 82.20-1 and 82.20-2 Register December 2010 No. 660, eff. 1-1-11; correction in (1) (a), (b) 1., 2., (3), (4) (b), (d) 5., (5) (intro.), (a), (b), (7), (8), (11) (a), (12) (intro.), (a) (intro.), 2. b., 3., 5., (b) (intro.), 1., 2., 3., (f), (13) (c), Table 382.20-1 made under s. 13.92 (4) (b) 7., Stats., Register December 2011 No. 672; CR 13-046: am. (2) (a) (intro.) Register December 2013 No. 696, eff. 1-1-14.
SPS 382.21 SPS 382.21Testing and inspection.
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