PUBLIC HEALTH CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 368 of 1978
333.12521 Definitions used in MCL 333.12521 to 333.12534.
As used in sections 12521 to 12534:
(a) "Department" means the department of environmental quality.
(b) "Local health department" means that term as defined under section 1105.
(c) "Person" means a person as defined in section 1106 or a governmental entity.
(d) "Public swimming pool" means an artificial body of water used collectively by a number of individuals primarily for the purpose of swimming, wading, recreation, or instruction and includes related equipment, structures, areas, and enclosures intended for the use of individuals using or operating the swimming pool such as equipment, dressing, locker, shower, and toilet rooms. Public swimming pools include those which are for parks, schools, motels, camps, resorts, apartments, clubs, hotels, mobile home parks, subdivisions, waterparks, and the like. A pool or portable pool located on the same premises with a 1-, 2-, 3-, or 4-family dwelling and for the benefit of the occupants and their guests, a natural bathing area such as a stream, lake, river, or man-made lake or pond that uses water from natural sources and has an inflow and outflow of natural water, an exhibitor's swimming pool built as a model at the site of the seller and in which swimming by the public is not permitted, or a pool serving not more than 4 hotel, motel, apartment, condominium, or similar units is not a public swimming pool.
History: 1978, Act 368, Eff. Sept. 30, 1978
Am. 2004, Act 408, Imd. Eff. Nov. 29, 2004
Popular Name: Act 368
Admin Rule: R 325.5801 et seq. of the Michigan Administrative Code.
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