Register June 2017 No. 738
Chapter PSC 185
STANDARDS FOR WATER PUBLIC UTILITY SERVICE
Subchapter I — General
Authorization for and application of rules.
Free or discriminatory service prohibited.
Protection of water utility facilities.
Interference with public service structures.
Location of records.
Retention of records.
Subchapter II — Rate Schedules and Rules
Schedules to be filed with the commission.
Information available to customers.
Subchapter III — Service and Billing
Application for residential and multifamily service.
Application for nonresidential service.
Meter readings and billing periods.
Adjustment of bills (ROM).
Adjustment of bills.
Deposits for residential service.
Deposits for nonresidential service.
Disconnection and refusal of service.
Deferred payment agreement.
Subchapter IV — Records
Employees authorized to enter a customer's premises.
Records and reports of service interruptions.
Metering equipment records.
Subchapter V — Engineering
Requirement for good engineering practice.
General construction requirements.
Subchapter VI — Customer Meters, Accuracy Requirements
Accuracy requirements for meters.
Subchapter VII — Meter Testing
Meter testing facilities and equipment.
Calibration of meter testing equipment.
Testing of customer meters.
Required tests of customer meters.
Alternate sample-testing plan for “before-use" test for 5/8-, 3/4-, and 1-inch meters.
Alternative sample-testing plan for in-use meters.
Request and referee tests.
Remote outside meter (ROM) and automatic meter reading (AMR) system tests.
Subchapter VIII — Operating Requirements
Quality of water.