Who is affected by this program?

All private property owners - residential, commercial, and industrial - within the city limits of Morgan Hill and connects to the city sewer main line. This ordinance applies to all properties that are more than 15 years old. If the property is a new construction that is 15 years or less of age, this inspection is not required. The property may complete an Exemption Form to provide to the Buyer during the real estate transaction. 

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1. When does the program come into effect?
2. Why is the sewer lateral program necessary?
3. What is a private sewer lateral?
4. Who is affected by this program?
5. What are the responsibilities of private property owners?
6. Where do I start?
7. Who is a Qualified Plumbing Contractor?
8. What does the inspection consist of?
9. What is the estimated cost?
10. What if repairs need to be made?
11. Does a Qualified Plumbing Contractor have to perform the repairs/replacement?
12. What if this delays the sale of the property?
13. What is a private sanitary sewer collection system?
14. Why do I need a Certificate of Compliance?