Potty politics: Toilet rules for boats to be enforced

Published on April 16th, 2014

All vessels in Canada equipped with an on-board toilet will soon be forced to install sewage tanks or marine sanitation devices, according to Transport Canada. The requirement has been law for seven years, but Ottawa granted a reprieve for fishing and pleasure boat owners because of the cost of installation. Transport Canada manager Paul Topping said government will work with boat owners who cannot afford to meet the deadline. – CBC News, full story

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