DWD 301.07(9)(e) (e) The department shall conduct the water sampling and testing for each camp. The cost of the testing and sampling shall be included in the application fee under s. DWD 301.07 (1) (a).
DWD 301.07 Note Note: The requirement for water testing applies only to well water. In addition, the camp operator has the option of doing sampling and testing in the 6 month period before occupancy and submitting the results to the department.
DWD 301.07(10) (10)Excreta and liquid waste disposal.
DWD 301.07(10)(a)(a) Facilities shall be provided and maintained for effective disposal of excreta and liquid waste in a manner which neither creates nor is likely to create a nuisance, or a hazard to health.
DWD 301.07(10)(b) (b) Raw or treated liquid waste shall not be discharged or allowed to accumulate on the ground surface of the camp.
DWD 301.07(10)(c) (c) If public sewer systems are available, all facilities for disposal of excreta and liquid wastes shall be connected thereto.
DWD 301.07(10)(d) (d) If public sewers are not available, a subsurface septic tank, seepage system or other type of liquid waste treatment and disposal system shall be provided.
DWD 301.07(11) (11)Housing.
DWD 301.07(11)(a)(a) Housing shall comply with the following codes or sections of this code.
DWD 301.07(11)(a)1. 1. Structural design and construction shall meet requirements of chs. SPS 361 to 365, Wisconsin Commercial Building Code.
DWD 301.07(11)(a)2. 2. Exit requirements shall be as specified under sub. (21).
DWD 301.07(11)(a)3. 3. Maintenance of facilities shall be as specified under sub. (22).
DWD 301.07(11)(b) (b) Housing shall have flooring constructed of rigid materials, smooth finished, readily cleanable, and so located as to prevent the entrance of ground and surface water.
DWD 301.07(11)(c) (c) The following space requirements shall be met:
DWD 301.07(11)(c)1. 1. Each room used for sleeping purposes shall contain at least 50 square feet of floor space for each occupant.
DWD 301.07(11)(c)2. 2. In a room where workers cook, live, and sleep a minimum of 100 square feet per person shall be provided.
DWD 301.07(11)(cm) (cm) Only a single family may live in a one-family housing unit, except as approved by the department. A single family may include parents and their unmarried children, grandparents, unaccompanied married children, and dependent minor relatives. The department may allow other individuals to share a one-family housing unit with a family, taking into consideration the following factors:
DWD 301.07(11)(cm)1. 1. Respect for the integrity of the migrant family.
DWD 301.07(11)(cm)2. 2. Privacy of the occupants.
DWD 301.07(11)(cm)3. 3. Preference of family members.
DWD 301.07(11)(cm)4. 4. Relationship of the occupants.
DWD 301.07(11)(cm)5. 5. Size of the unit.
DWD 301.07(11)(cm)6. 6. Health and safety concerns.
DWD 301.07(11)(cm)7. 7. The employer's justification.
DWD 301.07(11)(cm)8. 8. Compliance with this chapter, s. 106.50, Stats., and other applicable law.
DWD 301.07(11)(d) (d) Housing used for a family with one or more children over 6 years of age shall have a room or partitioned sleeping area for the spouses. The partition shall be of rigid materials and installed so as to provide reasonable privacy.
DWD 301.07(11)(e) (e) In dormitory accommodations a camp operator shall make available upon request curtains, or partitions to permit reasonable privacy between individual sleeping units. A double bunk bed shall be considered an individual sleeping unit.
DWD 301.07(11)(f) (f) Separate sleeping accommodations shall be provided for all the members of each sex or for each family.
DWD 301.07(11)(f)1. 1. Partitions between living units in a multifamily shelter shall extend from the floor to the ceiling of the shelter.
DWD 301.07(11)(g) (g) There shall be adequate and separate arrangements for hanging clothing and storing personal effects for each person or family.
DWD 301.07(11)(h) (h) The floor area in each living unit shall have a minimum ceiling height of 7 feet.
DWD 301.07(11)(i) (i) Each habitable room shall have at least one window or skylight opening directly to the out-of-doors.
DWD 301.07(11)(i)1. 1. The minimum total window or skylight areas, including windows in doors, shall equal at least 10% of the usable floor area.
DWD 301.07(11)(i)2. 2. The total window area which opens shall equal at least 45% of the minimum window or skylight area required, unless comparable adequate ventilation is supplied by mechanical or some other method.
DWD 301.07(12) (12)Screening.
DWD 301.07(12)(a)(a) All outside openings shall be protected with screening of not less than 16 mesh.
DWD 301.07(12)(b) (b) All screen doors shall be tight fitting, in good repair and equipped with self-closing devices.
DWD 301.07(13) (13)Heating.
DWD 301.07(13)(a)(a) All living quarters and service buildings shall be provided with permanently installed, operable heating equipment capable of maintaining a temperature of at least 68° F.
DWD 301.07(13)(c) (c) A stove or other source of heat utilizing combustible fuel shall be installed and vented in such a manner as to prevent fire hazards and a dangerous concentration of gases and shall be in compliance with chs. SPS 361 to 365, Wisconsin Commercial Building Code.
DWD 301.07(13)(e) (e) If a solid or liquid fuel stove is used in a room with wood or other combustible flooring, the stove shall sit on a concrete slab, insulated metal sheet, or other fireproof material, extending at least 24 inches beyond the perimeter of the base of the stove.
DWD 301.07(13)(f) (f) Any wall or ceiling within 24 inches of a solid or liquid fuel stove or a stovepipe shall be of fireproof material.
DWD 301.07(13)(g) (g) An approved vented metal collar shall be installed around a stovepipe, or vent passing through a wall, ceiling, floor or roof.
DWD 301.07(13)(h) (h) If a heating system has automatic controls, the control shall be of the approved type which cuts off the fuel supply upon failure or interruption of the flame or ignition, or whenever a predetermined safe temperature or pressure is exceeded.
DWD 301.07(14) (14)Electricity and lighting.
DWD 301.07(14)(a)(a) All housing sites shall be provided with electric service.
DWD 301.07(14)(b) (b) Each habitable room and all common use rooms, and areas including, without limitation due to enumeration: laundry rooms, toilets, hallways, stairways, shall contain adequate ceiling or wall type light fixtures.
DWD 301.07(14)(d) (d) Adequate lighting shall be provided for the yard area, and pathways to common use facilities.
DWD 301.07(14)(e) (e) All electrical wiring and lighting fixtures shall be installed and maintained in a safe condition and shall comply with the provisions of ch. SPS 316.
DWD 301.07(14)(f) (f) Common use facilities shall be provided with a light switch at the entrance door.
DWD 301.07(14)(g) (g) Illumination of common use facilities shall be not less than 10 foot candles 30 inches above the floor.
DWD 301.07(14)(h) (h) Public passageways, stairway and exit doors shall be illuminated in accordance with chs. SPS 361 to 365, Wisconsin Commercial Building Code.
DWD 301.07(15) (15)Toilets.
DWD 301.07(15)(a)(a) All toilet rooms shall comply with the applicable provisions of chs. SPS 361 to 365, except that privies are not permitted.
DWD 301.07(15)(c) (c) Urinals of the approved type shall be provided in toilets to be used by 10 or more males in the ratio of one per 40 males or fraction thereof.
DWD 301.07(15)(d) (d) Except in individual family units, separate toilet accommodations for men and women shall be provided.
DWD 301.07(15)(d)1. 1. If toilet facilities for men and women are in the same building they shall be separated by a solid wall from floor to roof or ceiling.
DWD 301.07(15)(d)2. 2. Toilets shall be distinctly marked “men" and “women" in English and in the language of the persons expected to occupy the housing.
DWD 301.07(15)(e) (e) Where common use toilet facilities are provided, an adequate and accessible supply of toilet tissue, with holders shall be furnished.
DWD 301.07(15)(f) (f) All common use toilets shall be well lighted and ventilated and shall be clean and sanitary.
DWD 301.07(15)(g) (g) Toilet seats shall be of impervious material or shall be well painted or varnished.
DWD 301.07(15)(h) (h) Toilet facilities shall be located within 200 feet of each living unit.
DWD 301.07(15)(m) (m) Service facilities and existing facilities constructed and existing facilities converted to housing for migrants shall have water closets.
DWD 301.07(16) (16)Bathing, laundry and handwashing.
DWD 301.07(16)(a)(a) Bathing and handwashing facilities, supplied with adequate hot and cold water under pressure, shall be provided for the use of all occupants.
DWD 301.07(16)(b) (b) The facilities shall be clean and sanitary and located within 200 feet of each living unit.
DWD 301.07(16)(c) (c) There shall be a minimum ratio of showerheads as set forth in chs. SPS 361 and 362.
DWD 301.07(16)(d) (d) Showerheads shall be spaced at least 3 feet apart, with a minimum of 9 square feet of floor space per unit or shall be placed in a commercially available 30 inch shower stall (at least 6.25 square feet area).
DWD 301.07(16)(e) (e) Floors of showers shall be constructed of nonabsorbent, nonskid materials and sloped to properly constructed floor drains.
DWD 301.07(16)(f) (f) If common use shower facilities for both sexes are located in the same building, the facilities shall be separated by a solid opaque and nonabsorbent wall extending from the floor to ceiling or roof, and shall be plainly designated“men" or “women" in English and in the language of the persons expected to occupy the housing.
DWD 301.07(16)(g) (g) Adequate dry dressing space shall be provided in common use shower facilities.
DWD 301.07(16)(h) (h) Except in individual family units, separate shower facilities shall be provided for each sex.
DWD 301.07(16)(i) (i) Each shower unit for women shall be enclosed with a separate compartment.
DWD 301.07(16)(j) (j) Each shower compartment for women shall be supplemented by an individual dressing compartment.
DWD 301.07(16)(k) (k) Lavatories or equivalent units shall be provided in a ratio as set forth in chs. SPS 361 and 362.
DWD 301.07(16)(L) (L) Mechanical or automatic laundry facilities, supplied with adequate hot and cold water under pressure, shall be provided for the use of all occupants.
DWD 301.07(16)(o) (o) In any migrant labor camp, or laundry facility in an existing migrant labor camp, the camp operator shall provide mechanical or automatic washers in the ratio of one per 30 persons.
DWD 301.07(16)(p) (p) If a mechanical washer is provided under par. (o), at least one laundry tray, tub or sink per washer shall be provided.
DWD 301.07(16)(q) (q) If an automatic washer is provided under par. (o), at least one laundry tray, tub or sink shall be provided per facility.
DWD 301.07(17) (17)Cooking and eating facilities.
DWD 301.07(17)(a)(a) If workers or their families are permitted or required to cook in their individual unit, a space shall be provided and equipped for cooking and eating. Such space shall be provided with:
DWD 301.07(17)(a)1. 1. A cookstove with an oven.
DWD 301.07(17)(a)2. 2. Adequate food storage shelves and a counter for food preparation.
DWD 301.07(17)(a)3. 3. Provisions for mechanical refrigeration of food at a temperature of not more than 45°F.
DWD 301.07(17)(a)4. 4. A table and chairs or equivalent seating and eating arrangements, all commensurate with the capacity of the unit.
DWD 301.07(17)(a)5. 5. Adequate lighting and ventilation.
DWD 301.07(17)(a)6. 6. An adequate sink with hot and cold water under pressure.
DWD 301.07(17)(b) (b) If workers or their families are permitted or required to cook and eat in a common facility, a room or building separate from the sleeping facilities shall be provided for cooking and eating. Such room or building shall be provided with:
DWD 301.07(17)(b)1. 1. Stoves with an oven in a ratio of one stove to 10 persons or one stove to 2 families.
Published under s. 35.93, Stats. Updated on the first day of each month. Entire code is always current. The Register date on each page is the date the chapter was last published.