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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Garner's Law of Sewers and Drains 10th ed isbn 9780414044951

Garner's Law of Sewers and Drains 9th ed

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ISBN13: 9780721905846
ISBN: 0721905846
New Edition ISBN: 9780414044951
Published: April 2004
Publisher: Shaw & Sons Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

The law relating to sewers and drains is one of the most obscure subjects in the Statute Book. The purpose of this well established work, first published over 50 years ago, is to bring into focus the complexities of sanitary legislation and extract a set of harmonious principles. In so doing, it approaches the subject in a clear and straightforward manner, and draws particular attention to matters of practical difficulty.

This new edition takes account of the large number of legislative changes and developments in case law since August 1995. These include the establishment of the Environment Agency; provisions of the Water Act 2003 that will reshape arrangements for regulation of the water industry and extend the responsibility of sewerage undertakers for lateral drains; and important case law on such topics as the tort liability of sewerage undertakers, the interpretation and application of relevant provisions of the Water Industry Act 1991 and the water pollution offences under the Water Resources Act 1991.

The title of this ninth edition has been amended to include the name of the book's creator, the late Professor Jack Garner, who compiled each previous edition. Professor Steph

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Environmental Law
Tables of Statutes, Statutory Instruments and Cases
Chapter 1 - Introductory
Chapter 2 - Ownership Of Sewers
Chapter 3 - Construction Of Public Sewers
Chapter 4 - Construction Of Sewers By Private Individuals
Chapter 5 - Maintenance And Use Of Public Sewers
Chapter 6 - Highway Drains
Chapter 7 - Sewage Disposal And Sewage Disposal Works
Chapter 8 - The Discharge Of Sewage Effluents
Chapter 9 - Drainage Of Premises
Chapter 10 - Sanitary Conveniences
Chapter 11 - Procedures
Appendix A: Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive - Implementation Requirements
Appendix B: Typical Sewer Layouts