Urban Water Supply In Hebei Province Water Management Approach

Original Language Title: 河北省城镇供水用水管理办法

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   Chapter I General provisions

First to standardize the work on urban water supply water management, protection of water for residents ' life and production and other, maintain the water supply unit and the legitimate rights and interests of the user, in accordance with the relevant laws and regulations, combined with the facts of the province, these measures are formulated.

Article this regulation is applicable in the province within the administrative area of town water supply management of water and related activities in the district.

Article water supply water consumption shall follow the utilization, protection principles of safety, water conservation, give priority to safeguard the living water, integrating production and other uses.

Encourage conditional integration of urban and rural water supply development in the district.

Fourth of urban water supply is closely related to people's livelihood and important public utilities, is that the Government should provide and protect public services.

People's Governments above the county level public water supply should be incorporated into the national economic and social development planning, strengthen water conservation and financial investment in water infrastructure, encourage water new technologies, new processes, new equipment research, development, promotion and application.

Fifth provincial housing and urban-rural construction departments in charge of the province's water for urban water supply management. City divided into districts, counties (cities) people identify town water Department responsible for the administration of urban water supply in water management.

Health and family planning, environmental protection and water administration, and other departments concerned in accordance with the Division of responsibilities, common water supply water consumption-related work.

Town water supply water within a people's Government responsible for the administration of organization, coordination and guidance of the work.

The sixth provincial housing and urban-rural construction departments and the city divided into districts, counties (cities) people's Governments of towns water supply departments develop emergency response plan for urban water supply, improved water supply emergency support capability, response to water supply emergencies.

The people's Governments above the county level shall organize different levels, types of water supply emergency drills.

The seventh article of any units and individuals shall have the use right of national drinking water standard for urban water supply, has the obligation to protect drinking water sources, water supply and water conservation.

Any unit and individual have the right to the local people's Governments of towns water supply authorities query quality of urban water supply, health and family planning authorities information units shall provide by query.

Chapter II administration of water resources protection and water quality Eighth District of city, County (City) Government proposed drinking water source protection areas designated program, submitted to the provincial people's Government for approval, and at the border of drinking water source protection areas established a clear geographic landmark and visible warning signs.

City divided into districts, counties (cities) people's Governments shall formulate protection of drinking water sources.

Nineth town water supply should give priority to the use of surface water, strictly controls the use and protection of groundwater source. Public water supply network coverage, originally access to water for bring your own water, deadline should be closed and shall cancel its water licence. Really necessary to create a new bring your own water intake, water conservancy administrative departments to seek the views of urban water sector, water licensing formalities according to law.

Public water supply network to meet their conditions, the people's Governments above the county level shall be ordered to immediately stop bring water, taking water by the water conservancy administrative departments to remove his licence.

The tenth urban water quality shall conform to the national standards for drinking water.

Town water departments above the county level people's Government responsible for the administration of water daily regulatory work, health and family planning authorities are responsible for drinking water monitoring.

Supply unit should be a week to the local town water supply authorities submitted to the water quality reports, test data. 11th people's Governments and environmental protection departments at or above the county level shall strengthen drinking water source water quality monitoring and supervision and inspection, establishment of water quality on-line monitoring system, regularly publish water quality information.

Found raw water quality does not meet national standards, contingency measures should be taken, and promptly notify the water supply unit. Supply units shall do a good raw water quality monitoring.

Found raw water quality does not meet national standards, it shall take emergency measures, and report on environmental protection, health and family planning, water, urban water supply and other related administrative departments, relevant departments should take immediate measures.

12th town water Department of the people's Governments above the county level to establish water quality supervision system of urban water supply, water quality management, production processes focused inspection, supervision and unqualified improvement of water.

City divided into districts, counties (cities) people town water Department water quality inspectors work carried out regularly every year, and level on the results of the Inspector reported that the level of Government and water authorities, regularly publish water quality information.

13th people's Governments above the county level health and family planning departments should strengthen the health monitoring of drinking water, regular published drinking water monitoring information.

14th water supply unit shall establish and improve water quality testing institutions and systems, in accordance with the national drinking water standards and regulations of the province identified water quality testing, frequency, methods, quality self-inspection; cannot post items shall entrust a qualified water quality testing agencies testing.

Use of water purification agents, disinfectants and other products related to drinking water security must comply with the laws, regulations and relevant health standards.

15th new construction, renovation or expansion of urban water supply pipeline, in use or connected to the urban water supply pipe network system water before, employer and water cleaning and disinfection should be carried out, water quality testing organization, as have corresponding qualifications after passing the test, may be put into use.

16th of secondary water supply facilities management unit should strengthen the management of water supply facilities, regular testing of water quality and water supply facilities for cleaning and disinfecting at least once every six months to ensure comply with national health standards for drinking water quality of secondary water supply.

Secondary water supply facilities management unit should be in cleaning and disinfecting announcement within three days ago in the water area, and cleaning and disinfecting delegate after having qualified water quality tests to detect.

Chapter III water supply planning and construction

17th town water Department of the people's Governments above the county level shall, jointly with relevant departments, in accordance with overall planning and unified management and rational layout, collaborative principles in the development of urban water supply planning, according to water resources assessment, after approval for implementation.

City divided into districts, counties (cities) people of urban water supply departments should be based on urban water supply planning, preparation of town water plant, water supply in pipe network construction and transformation of the annual plan, the people's Governments at the corresponding level for approval.

Urban water supply planning including urban medium and long-term supply and demand of water resources, water supply, wastewater, water treatment plant and water supply pipe network construction, and coordination with the water resource planning. 18th district of city, County (City) Government should co-ordinate the development of two or more independent drinking water source of water.

Does not have alternative water sources area, they shall build or networked with the adjacent areas water supply water supply source of underground water. Article 19th of urban water supply engineering survey, design, construction and supervision shall be borne by the unit with the appropriate qualifications and comply with the relevant technical standards and norms of the State.

Prohibit undocumented or beyond the scope of certificate provided the urban water supply project investigation, design, construction and supervision.

Urban water supply projects using water for water supply equipment, pipe, fittings and appliances shall comply with national water related product safety and health standards, national quality standards, and in accordance with the relevant technical requirements of the access to the public water supply network. 20th new construction, renovation or expansion of urban water supply engineering completion approval, there must be a town water supply, sanitation and family planning departments in.

Unqualified acceptance or acceptance shall not be put to use.

After acceptance of the urban water supply project, the construction unit shall, within three months of the transfer of project archives management of urban construction archives institutions and supply units. 21st new construction, renovation or expansion projects need to increase water consumption, total project budget should include water supply project construction investment need to increase the amount of public water supply, shall deliver the town water supply water supply project construction investment authorities, by the Organization for the harmonization of public water supply projects.

Specific measures for the city divided into districts, counties (cities) people developed.

22nd new residence should be in accordance with a table, outdoor water meter, metering requirements for design and construction of the home.

Established residential areas should be implemented in accordance with the price ladder requirements of out home water meter renovation, home renovation project by the city divided into districts, counties (cities) people of the town water supply departments, such as the preparation of plans and implementation.

New residential water meters and have built residential water meter renovation should be actively promoting intelligent metering management. 23rd new construction, renovation or expansion of buildings on water pressure requirements exceed standards of urban water supply pipe network hydraulic unit shall have secondary water supply facilities under construction.

Encourage employer by contract entrust unified construction of water facilities of secondary water supply.

Construction of secondary water supply facilities should be with the main part of the project design of the building, construction and acceptance of delivery used simultaneously.

Design and construction of secondary water supply facilities shall conform to the construction standards and technical specifications, its design should be invited to participate in the technical review of water. Completion of secondary water supply facilities and should be carried out in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State and the province, and invite participation and acceptance of water.

Unqualified acceptance or acceptance, without the secondary water supply facilities and the public water supply network connections.

Article 24th of secondary water supply facilities must set and meet health and safety standards may not be mixed with fire, non-drinking water and other facilities; facilities of secondary water supply should have a backflow contamination and other water safety and security measures.

The fourth chapter management and maintenance of water supply facilities

25th settlement meter for urban water supply facilities maintenance responsibility, before clearing the water meter, end, is maintained by the water supply; after the water-side, by the user or owner is responsible for maintaining.

Residential units within the building zone of gardens, sanitation, fire and other regional shared water supply facilities, and is maintained by the unit or building owners and management.

Urban water supply facilities maintenance costs in accordance with property ownership, property unit or individual.

26th to encourage property unit of secondary water supply facilities by contract entrust supply unit responsible for secondary water supply facilities operation, maintenance and management. Acceptance by both parties of secondary water supply facilities to comply with building standards and engineering standards, may delegate to a direct water supply unit and signed the contract.

Non-compliant should be implemented modification, acceptance by both parties sign an agency agreement. Secondary water supply contract shall specify client and client's rights, obligations, responsibilities and costs, and so on.

Trustees must be of secondary water supply facilities operation, maintenance and management, ensure water supply safety; the principal shall pay the related costs according to the contract.

27th public water supply pipeline and its subsidiary security protection facilities, the city divided into districts, County (City) Government in accordance with the relevant regulations, and by the establishment of protective signs of water.

In the context of security, the following actions are forbidden:

(A) the construction of buildings and structures, and piling up of Earth and debris;

(B) trenching dig ditches, dig sand soil, aquaculture;

(C) poles, planted deep roots planted plants;

(D) piling up inflammable, explosive, toxic and hazardous substances;

(E) other harmful behaviors. 28th in urban public projects within the coverage of water supply network before construction, the construction unit shall identify underground town of water utilities.

Construction may affect the safety of the water supply facilities, the construction unit shall sign water supply facilities and water protection and damage compensation agreement. 29th is forbidden to build water supply facilities of water supply pipe network system and connected to the public water supply network system.

Due to exceptional circumstances needed to connect must be agreed by the water supply unit and reported to the authorities of the urban water supply and sanitation and family planning departments, and to take necessary measures to protect pipe joints.

Forbidden to produce or use of toxic, hazardous materials units managing their production networks directly connected with the public water supply network.

30th, no unit or individual without approval, no alteration, removal or dismantling of public water supply facilities. Construction needed modification, removal or dismantling of public water facilities, the construction unit shall apply for construction project planning permit in accordance with law.

After acceptance, the conversion, migration, water supply facilities, transferred from the employer to supply free. 31st water supply unit for urban water supply pipelines and their auxiliary facilities should be strengthened daily inspection and regular maintenance work.

Relevant units and individuals shall cooperate, without prejudice for urban water supply facilities for the inspection and maintenance of water management.

The old, badly damaged towns public water supply piping should develop a renovation plan, by town water departments reported to the local people's Government consent, into local urban construction investment plan, renovation. Article 32nd unit shall, in accordance with the plan of water supply for urban water supply facilities or replacement of equipment.

When the town water supply failure or pipes burst, water supply units shall immediately organize the repair, and notifies the user.

33rd water supply unit for construction of urban water supply facilities for repair and maintenance, relevant units and individuals shall cooperate will not affect the water supply unit repair and maintenance of water supply facilities.

34th water supply units shall in accordance with the relevant national technology standards setting public fire hydrants. Supervised by public security fire control institutions and the use of public fire hydrants, water management responsible for construction and maintenance.

Public fire hydrants, fire-fighting water and water supply pipe network construction and maintenance funds required included in the Government budget.

The fifth chapter water for water supply service

35th public water supply can implement a franchise system.

Town water Department of the people's Governments above the county level in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State responsible for the public water supply concession implementation, public water supply unit, approved by the people's Governments at the corresponding level and identified public water supply unit signed a franchising agreement.

Urban water supply departments should periodically to assess the water supply unit.

36th water supply units shall comply with the following provisions:

(A) guarantee uninterrupted supply town water supply, it may not cut off;

(B) the water supply pipe network pressure measuring point according to state regulations, good water pressure monitoring, ensure the pressure of water supply network to meet the required standards;

(Three) established user service center, full is responsible for water business and service, the aspects of business accepted; user service center should established first asked is responsible for, and limited settles, and AB angle, system, public business accepted range, and do program, and accepted time, and service commitment, and complaints phone and charges standard, service content, to user provides a station type service, not accepted of business should clear told not accepted reasons;

(Four) set water service hotline, full days (24 hours) accept user Advisory, and help and the complaints, and and local 12319 service hotline linkage; accepted user Advisory and complaints Hou should in two hours within made replies, and in five a days within processing finished; on processing term within cannot solution of, should to user description reasons, proposed processing programme, and in commitment of time within processing finished;

(E) the initiative to accept supervision in the community, to develop and improve the system of obligations of supervisors each year through questionnaires and held seminars for users with comments and suggestions.

37th water supply units directly involved in water purification, water pump, water quality testing, pipeline maintenance personnel working, physical examination once a year, after obtaining a health certificate and job training, to be certified.

With obstacles to drinking water safety personnel and carriers of the disease may not be directly engaged in water supply work. Article 38th water supply water consumption shall enter into a supply contract with water on both sides, specify the rights and obligations of both parties.

Water supply water contract demonstration text by the provincial housing and urban-rural construction formulated by the competent departments of industrial and commercial administration departments.

39th supply unit shall be determined according to the price departments charged water towns ' water supply, and use the flat rate of vouchers.

Purposes of residents stepped water price system and water for non-residential use over standard fare system.

Town services, landscaping, fire services and amenities such as public water supply shall be measured on.

Water should be a separate settlement of a different nature water meters were settled with a water meter, based on the maximum price charged for water.

40th city, green, landscape, water sanitation and other urban public utilities, should give priority to the use of reclaimed water and rainwater.

41st because of construction requires temporary use of urban water supply, the construction unit shall temporary water supply water agreement with the water, in accordance with the contract.

42nd user should be in accordance with the contract and the prescribed numerical standards and measurement of water price paid for water shall not be in arrears, and refused to pay; if not paid, water supply units shall be promptly paid and notifies the user. Without a legitimate reason or for some special reason refuses to pay charges, measures can be taken in accordance with the contract of water.

After users paid water charges, should be recovered within four hours of water supply. 43rd article should be in accordance with the contract settlement for a user installation of water meters. Billing water meters shall be subject to legal metrological verification institution standards and calibration expires or the cycle of rotation according to state regulations.

Verification failed and should be replaced.

User objects to the settlement meter measurement, by legal metrology institutes, calibration, error rate meter exceeds standards set by the State, shall be responsible for the replacement of water meters, payment of inspection fees and related expenses, and refund charges for the water.

Clearing meter water use long-term damage is incalculable, with the user water meter damage of water three months average water consumption water consumption charge for water.

The 44th article due to reasons such as engineering, construction and maintenance of water, really necessary to temporarily stop water supply or reduced water pressure, you should temporarily stop water supply or reduced water pressure 24 hours before notifying the user, and reports to the town water Department.

Cannot resume normal operation on continuously for more than 24 hours of water supply, water emergency water supply measures should be taken to ensure domestic water needs of the residents.

Due to a disaster or emergency failed to notice, shall, at the time of repair, notify users, and normal supply as soon as possible, and report to the town water Department.

45th no unit or individual may engage in the following behavior:

(A) unauthorized urban public water supply networks or garden water supply pipe network system water intake;

(B) unauthorized transfer or changing the nature of water for public water supply;

(C) unauthorized installation, destroyed settlement settlement meter meter or interference to normal measurement;

(Iv) bypass settlement water meter connector water intake;

(E) other behaviors prohibited by laws and regulations.

The preceding paragraph, according to the water intake pipe diameter of water flow and water for real time water illegal water water finds the number of days of time verifying the actual illegal.

The sixth chapter legal liability

46th people's Government at or above the county level for urban water supply authorities, other relevant departments and their staff in the management of urban water supply negligence, abuse of power, favoritism and other acts, by its superior authority or the competent authority shall be given sanctions constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

47th article violation this approach tenth article third paragraph, and 14th article, and 32nd article, and 36th article, and 37th article first paragraph, and 39th article first paragraph and 44th article provides of, by County above Government town water or health family planning competent sector according to their duties, ordered deadline corrected; late not corrected of, can at 10,000 yuan above 30,000 yuan following of fine; plot serious of, can at 30,000 yuan above 50,000 yuan following of fine.

48th article violation this approach 22nd article first paragraph provides, not according to a households a table, and meter out households, and measurement to households requirements for construction of, by County above Government town water competent sector ordered deadline corrected; late not corrected of, can at 30,000 yuan above 100,000 yuan following of fine, by County above Government town water competent sector law determine units or personal on behalf of construction, by needed costs by violations people bear.

49th violates the first paragraph of this article 23rd, newly built, rebuilt or expanded buildings should be constructed without supporting the construction of secondary water supply facilities, the people's Governments above the county level for urban water supply authorities shall order correction within; it fails, determined by the competent departments of the people's Governments above the county level for urban water supply units or individuals on behalf of the building, the costs borne by the violation.

Fourth paragraph of disobey the 23rd article, authorization of secondary water supply facilities connected to the water supply network in urban public use, urban water supply authorities shall order correction within the people's Governments above the county level; it fails, to a fine of up to more than 30,000 yuan to 50,000 yuan.

50th article of any units and individuals in violation of the rules of any of the following acts, the people's Governments above the county level for urban water supply authorities shall order correction within can be fined; losses, damages shall be constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated in accordance with law:

(A) the towns within the public security of water supply pipelines and their auxiliary facilities protection actions undermining the security of water supply facilities, to a fine of up to more than 30,000 yuan to 50,000 yuan;

(B) the construction of water supply facilities of water supply network by unauthorized system and connected to the public water supply network system as well as produce or use toxic and harmful substances in the production of water pipe network and directly connected to the public water supply network, to a fine of up to more than 30,000 yuan to 50,000 yuan;

(C) unauthorized alteration, removal or dismantling of public water facilities, to a fine of up to more than 30,000 yuan to 50,000 yuan;

(D) unauthorized urban public water supply networks or garden water supply pipe network system water, to a fine of up to 5,000 yuan and 10,000 yuan;

(V) unauthorized transfer or changing the nature of water for public water supply, to a fine of less than 3,000 yuan and 10,000 yuan;

(Vi) unauthorized installation, destroyed settlement settlement meter meter or interference to normal measurement and bypass the clearing water water meter connector, to a fine of less than 1000 Yuan and 3,000 yuan.

51st acts in violation of these rules, laws and regulations provides for liability from its provisions.

The seventh chapter by-laws

The 52nd the following terms shall have the meanings herein are:

(A) means of water in public water supplies (including the secondary water supply) and building their own facilities of water supply enterprises;

(B) the public supply refers to public water supply pipelines and their auxiliary facilities of water to urban and rural units and people's life, productivity and other building water;

(C) refers to the centralized water supply system of secondary water supply for drinking water storage, compression or by water treatment equipment, filtration, adsorption, softening, disinfection measures such as treatment, the water piped to the user;

(D) secondary water supply system is defined as a set of secondary water supply facilities and water pumping stations, water pipes, valves, tank (water tanks, water towers), stress, water containers, water pumps, electrical equipment, electronic control devices, disinfection equipment, automatic control and monitoring systems and other related equipment. 53rd these measures come into force on January 1, 2016.

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