The original instrument and the following digest, which constitutes no part of the
legislative instrument, were prepared by Tyler S. McCloud.
DIGEST
SB 192 Original 2021 Regular Session Hensgens
Present law requires the Dept. of Health and Hospitals, office of public health, to temporarily waive
applicable requirements of the state sanitary code regarding individual sewerage systems during the
construction of a community sewerage system for properties located within the boundaries of any
parish with a population between 6,800 and 6,900 according to the latest federal decennial census
under certain conditions.
Present law authorizes a parish or any municipality within the parish to provide appropriate
enforcement mechanisms to discourage citizens owning property within the boundaries of the parish
from certain actions, including connecting multiple habitable structures to an individual sewerage
system.
Proposed law provides an exemption for connecting two recreational vehicles to a single individual
sewerage system from the actions local government may provide enforcement mechanisms against
or may discourage.
Proposed law provides a definition for recreational vehicle.
Effective upon signature of the governor or lapse of time for gubernatorial action.
(Amends R.S. 40:1281.26(C)(1); adds R.S. 40:1281.26(D))

Statutes affected:
SB192 Original: 40:26(C)(1)