|(a) A tank that is not to be used again for holding
sewage shall be abandoned.
(b) To properly abandon, the owner shall conduct the
following actions, in the order listed.
(1) All tanks, boreholes, cesspools, seepage pits,
holding tanks, and pump tanks shall have the wastewater removed by
a waste transporter, holding a current registration with the executive
(2) All tanks, boreholes, cesspools, seepage pits,
holding tanks, and pump tanks shall be filled to ground level with
fill material (less than three inches in diameter) which is free of
organic and construction debris.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §285.36 adopted to be effective February 5, 1997, 22 TexReg 1114; amended to be effective June 13, 2001, 26 TexReg 4115; amended to be effective December 27, 2012, 37 TexReg 9947