TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER r: WATER AND SEWAGE
PART 920 ILLINOIS WATER WELL CONSTRUCTION CODE
SECTION 920.160 ISSUANCE OF WATER WELL PERMITS BY UNITS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT OR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENTS
Section 920.160 Issuance of Water Well Permits by Units of Local Government or Local Health Departments
a) Approval. A unit of local government or local health department may issue water well construction permits provided such units of local government or local health department adopt an ordinance which requires the unit of local government to issue water well permits, and which establishes a system for the inspection of water well construction and regulation and provided such ordinance is approved by the Department. The unit of local government or local health department may charge a permit fee not to exceed $100.00.
b) In order to receive approval of an ordinance, the unit of local government or local health department must submit a request for approval from the Department and must submit a copy of such ordinance including all amendments. The ordinance shall be approved by the Department provided the ordinance:
1) has been adopted by the unit of local government or local health department and shall be in effect
2) adopts the Illinois Water Well Construction Code (77 Ill. Adm. Code 920) and the Illinois Water Well Pump Installation Code (77 Ill. Adm. Code 925)
3) requires the inspection by the unit of local government or local health department of each water well for which a permit is issued and the sealing of each abandoned water well, boring, or monitoring well within its jurisdiction. The unit of local government or local health department shall enter into a written agreement with the Department to conduct inspections.
c) Required Information. An approved unit of local government or local health department which has an ordinance approved by the Department in accordance with subsection (a) of this Section shall submit to the Department the information listed in Section 920.130(b) of this Part for each water well permit issued. This information shall be submitted within 30 days of issuance of the date of issuance of the permit and shall be submitted on forms provided by the Department.
(Source: Amended at 18 Ill. Reg. 17684, effective November 30, 1994)