C-19 - Cities and Towns Act

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440. (Repealed).
R. S. 1964, c. 193, s. 450; 1996, c. 27, s. 15; 2005, c. 6, s. 194.
440. A municipality may suspend the supply of water to a person who has failed to pay a sum required for such service and who, on the lapse of 30 days after the sending of the notice provided for in the second paragraph, has omitted to remedy such failure. The suspension shall continue until the sum is paid.
The treasurer shall send to the person, by registered or certified mail, a notice informing him of his failure to pay and of the suspension of the supply of water to which he may be subject under the first paragraph.
R. S. 1964, c. 193, s. 450; 1996, c. 27, s. 15.
440. If any person causes or allows any water-pipe, valve, cock, water-closet, bath or other apparatus to be out of repair, or to be so used that the water supplied from the waterworks be wasted, or unduly consumed; or if he refuses or neglects to pay the rate lawfully imposed for the water supplied to him, for thirty days after the same is due and payable, the municipality may cut off the water and discontinue the supply so long as the person is in default; which shall not, however, exempt such person from the payment of such rate, as if the water had been supplied to him without interruption.
R. S. 1964, c. 193, s. 450.