The term “drinking water cooler” means any mechanical device affixed to drinking water supply plumbing which actively cools water for human consumption.
(2) Lead free
The term “lead free” means, with respect to a drinking water cooler, that each part or component of the cooler which may come in contact with drinking water contains not more than 8 percent lead, except that no drinking water cooler which contains any solder, flux, or storage tank interior surface which may come in contact with drinking water shall be considered lead free if the solder, flux, or storage tank interior surface contains more than 0.2 percent lead. The Administrator may establish more stringent requirements for treating any part or component of a drinking water cooler as lead free for purposes of this part whenever he determines that any such part may constitute an important source of lead in drinking water.
(3) Local educational agency
The term “local educational agency” means—
(A)any local educational agency as defined in section
7801 of title
(B)the owner of any private, nonprofit elementary or secondary school building, and
(C)the governing authority of any school operating under the defense dependent’s education system provided for under the Defense Dependent’s Education Act of 1978 (20 U.S.C. 921 and following).
The term “repair” means, with respect to a drinking water cooler, to take such corrective action as is necessary to ensure that water cooler is lead free.
The term “replacement”, when used with respect to a drinking water cooler, means the permanent removal of the water cooler and the installation of a lead free water cooler.
The term “school” means any elementary school or secondary school as defined in section
7801 of title
20 and any kindergarten or day care facility.
(7) Lead-lined tank
The term “lead-lined tank” means a water reservoir container in a drinking water cooler which container is constructed of lead or which has an interior surface which is not lead free.
The Defense Dependent’s Education Act of 1978, referred to in par. (3)(C), probably means the Defense Dependents’ Education Act of 1978, title XIV of Pub. L. 95–561, Nov. 1, 1978, 92 Stat. 2365, as amended, which is classified principally to chapter 25A (§ 921 et seq.) of Title 20, Education. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
921 of Title
20 and Tables.
1996—Pub. L. 104–182made technical amendment to section catchline and first word of text.
1994—Par. (3)(A). Pub. L. 103–382, § 391(p)(1), substituted “section
8801 of title
20” for “section 198 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 3381)”.
Par. (6). Pub. L. 103–382, § 391(p)(2), substituted “section
8801 of title
20” for “section 198 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 2854)”.
Effective Date of 2002 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 107–110effective Jan. 8, 2002, except with respect to certain noncompetitive programs and competitive programs, see section 5 ofPub. L. 107–110, set out as an Effective Date note under section
6301 of Title
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