1997 WISCONSIN ACT 122
An Act to create 280.16 of the statutes; relating to: prohibiting the installation of certain devices in wells.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
280.16 of the statutes is created to read:
280.16 Prohibition on use of certain devices in wells. (1) In this section, “pitless adapter" means a device that attaches a well casing pipe to an underground pipe that conveys water from the well.
(2) No person may install a pitless adapter that extends into the inside of a well casing pipe except if the sand screen is permanently attached to the bottom of a well casing pipe that is constructed of polyvinyl chloride. Only individuals registered under s. 280.15 may install pitless adapters.