Those charged with developing the >Model Aquatic Health Codeanticipate that all
but three modules are likely to be ready for public comment by the
end of the year.
All industry professionals have the chance to weigh in on the
modules’ recommendations. The MAHC is an effort to create
more uniform pool operation guidelines spearheaded by the CDC and
supported by initial grant funding from the National Swimming Pool
As of press time, Risk Management was posted for comment on Sept.
16, and the Operation and Maintenance, Hygiene Facilities and
Regulatory Program administration modules were awaiting CDC
clearance for release. Disinfection and Water Quality, Design and
Construction, and Lifeguard/Bather Supervision also are expected up
for comment soon. The comment period lasts 60 days.