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15A NCAC 18A .2508, .2545 – Display Spa at a Temporary Event (DSTE)

Session Law 2021-77, Section 8.(a) amended G.S. 130A-280 to include “spas operating for display at temporary events” within the term “public swimming pool,” effective July 1, 2022. The North Carolina Commission for Public Health (CPH) is proposing to amend rule 15A NCAC 18A .2508 and adopt rule 15A NCAC 18A .2545 to establish a framework to regulate these spas for protection of the public health and safety. The proposed effective date of these rules is July 1, 2022.

A public hearing will be held on Monday, April 11, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. The public hearing will be held by teleconference. You may participate in the public hearing by dialing 919-715-0769 (no access code).

Proposed Rules: 15A NCAC 18A .2508
15A NCAC 18A .2545
Notice: Notification of Proposed Rule Actions: 15A NCAC 18A .2508, .2545
Fiscal Note: Fiscal Note for Amendment of 15A NCAC 18A .2508 and Adoption of 15A NCAC 18A .2545
Federal Certification: N/A

Public Comments

The public comment period runs from March 1, 2022 to May 2, 2022. Comments will also be accepted at the public hearing.

Written comments can be mailed to:

Virginia Niehaus
Rulemaking Coordinator
1931 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1931

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Updated: February 28, 2022