R. 62-532.200 Definitions for Water Well Permitting and Construction
R. 62-532.400 Permit for Water Well Construction, Repair, or Abandonment
R. 62-532.410 Water Well Completion Report
R. 62-532.420 Emergency Water Well Permits
R. 62-532.430 Intent to Deny a Water Well Construction Permit
R. 62-532.500 Water Well Construction Standards
R. 62-532.510 Water Well Inspections
R. 62-532.600 Enforcement of Water Well Permitting and Construction Requirements
R. 62-532.610 Penalties for Violation of Water Well Permitting and Construction Requirements

Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Chapter 62-532

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Annular Space: means any artificially created void existing between a well casing or liner pipe and a bore hole wall or between two casings or between tubing and casing or liner pipe. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Aquifer: means a geologic formation, group of formations, or part of a formation capable of yielding a significant amount of ground water to wells, springs or surface water. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Bentonite: means a pumpable grouting material used for plugging or sealing water wells, consisting of a high solid sodium montmorillonite. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Bottled water: means water that is intended for human consumption and that is sealed in bottles or other containers. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Construction of Water Wells: means all parts and acts necessary to obtain ground water by wells, including the location and excavation of the well, but excluding the installation of pumps and pumping equipment. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Department: means the Department of Environmental Protection. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • District: means a water management district created pursuant to Chapter 373, F. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Drive Shoe: means any device specifically designed, fabricated, and installed to protect the bottom end of a water well casing or liner pipe from collapse or other damage while the casing or liner pipe is being driven into place in a water well. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Driven Casing: means casing that has been installed by driving where the bore hole is equal to or smaller in diameter than the nominal outside diameter of the casing. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Geothermal well: means a type of well used for the purpose of developing ground water as a medium for thermal heat exchange. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Limited use commercial public water system: means a public water system not covered or included in the Florida Safe Drinking Water Act, which serves one or more nonresidential establishments and provides piped water. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Limited use community public water system: means a public water system not covered or included in the Florida Safe Drinking Water Act, which serves five or more private residences or two or more rental residences, and provides piped water. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Liner: means a metallic or nonmetallic pipe which is installed either within the outer casing to improve, repair, or protect the outer casing or below the outer casing to seal off caving material which may be encountered in the open hole of the well. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Neat Cement Grout: means a mixture of water and Portland cement (American Concrete Institute Type I, Type II, or Type III); or a mixture of water and Portland cement of a type or kind approved by the permitting authority; or a mixture of water, Portland cement of a type or kind approved by the permitting authority, and an amount of those additives approved for use in cement grouts and approved by the permitting authority. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Nominal: means those standard sizes of pipe from one-eighth inch to 12 inches, specified on the inside diameter, which may be less than or greater than the number indicated. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Permitting Authority: means the Department or any district, or political subdivision that has been delegated the authority to issue permits under Chapter 373, Part III, F. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Potable water: means water that is satisfactory for human consumption, dermal contact, culinary purposes, or dishwashing. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Public water system: means a system for the provision to the public of water for human consumption through pipes or other constructed conveyances, if such system has at least 15 service connections or regularly serves an average of at least 25 individuals daily at least 60 days out of the year. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Repair: means any action which involves the physical alteration or replacement of any part of a well, but does not include the alteration or replacement of any portion of a well which is above ground surface. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Water Well Contractor: means an individual who is responsible for the construction, repair, or abandonment of a water well and who is licensed under Chapter 62-531, F. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Well: means any excavation that is drilled, cored, bored, washed, driven, dug, jetted, or otherwise constructed when the intended use of such excavation is for the location, acquisition, development, or artificial recharge of ground water, but such term does not include any well for the purpose of obtaining or prospecting for oil, natural gas, minerals, or products of mining or quarrying; for inserting media to dispose of oil brines or to repressure oil-bearing or natural gas-bearing formation; for storing petroleum, natural gas, or other products; or for temporary dewatering of subsurface formations for mining, quarrying, or construction purposes. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200
  • Well Seal: means an approved arrangement or device to prevent contaminants from entering the well at the upper terminal. See Florida Regulations 62-532.200