Pool and Spa Safety Law and Legal Definition

Pool and Spa Safety is a federal statute enacted in 2007. The Act provides for provisions carrying out an education program to inform the public of methods to prevent drowning and entrapment in swimming pools and spas.

The Act provides for facilitating the educational program such as:

1. Distribution of educational materials designed for pool manufacturers, pool service companies, and pool supply retail outlets;

2. Distribution of educational materials designed for pool owners and operators.

The following is an example of a federal statute which defines public pool and spa:

According to 15 USCS § 8003, term "public pool and spa" means a swimming pool or spa that is:

1.open to the public generally, whether for a fee or free of charge;

2.open exclusively to:

a. members of an organization and their guests;

b. residents of a multi-unit apartment building, apartment complex, residential real estate development, or other multi-family residential area.****