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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 104. ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH [106500 - 119406]

  ( Division 104 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. )

PART 15. MISCELLANEOUS REQUIREMENTS [118375 - 119406]

  ( Part 15 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. )

CHAPTER 1. Articles of Common Use [118375 - 118490]

  ( Chapter 1 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. )

ARTICLE 1. Common Drinking Cups [118375 - 118395]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. )

118375.
  

No person conducting, having charge of, or control of, any hotel, restaurant, saloon, soda fountain, store, theater, public hall, public or private school, church, hospital, club, office building, park, playground, lavatory or washroom, barber shop, railroad train, boat, or any other public place, building, room, or conveyance, shall provide or expose for common use, or permit to be so provided or exposed, or allow to be used in common, any cup, glass, or other receptacle used for drinking purposes.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. Effective January 1, 1996.)

118380.
  

For the purposes of this article the term “common use” when applied to a drinking receptacle is defined as its use for drinking purposes by, or for, more than one person without its being thoroughly cleansed and sterilized between consecutive uses thereof by methods prescribed by or acceptable to the department.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. Effective January 1, 1996.)

118385.
  

No cask, water cooler, or other receptacle shall be used for storing or supplying drinking water to the public or to employees unless it is covered and protected so as to prevent persons from dipping the water therefrom or contaminating the water. All the containers shall be provided with a faucet or other suitable device for drawing the water.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. Effective January 1, 1996.)

118390.
  

(a)  The state department and all health officers of counties, cities, and health districts shall enforce this article.

(b)  Pursuant to their enforcement of this article, those officers shall also enforce Section 2441 of the Labor Code. This section shall not be construed to abridge or limit in any manner the jurisdiction of the Division of Occupational Safety and Health of the Department of Industrial Relations pursuant to Division 5 (commencing with Section 6300) of the Labor Code.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. Effective January 1, 1996.)

118395.
  

Violation of any provision of this article is a misdemeanor punishable by a fine not exceeding fifty dollars ($50) for each offense.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. Effective January 1, 1996.)

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