Winter Garden, FL (PRWEB) February 17, 2009
By December 20, 2008 each new and existing Public Swimming Pool and Spa, in the United States, was to be in compliance with the ASME/ANSI A112.19.8 new safety act, also known as Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act (VGB).
The complete new act is available to read on the CPSC website CPSC - Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act 15 USC 8001PDF
Link to CPSC Publication http://www.cpsc.gov/BUSINFO/vgb/poolspa.aspx
Pools and Spas not in compliance will be in violation of this act. Failure to comply with Congressionally-enacted law can result in closure.
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