260.022 Swimming Pool Safety


Swimming Pool Safety: The Texas Medical Association supports residential (home, apartment, motel, and semi-public) pool ordinances that promote pool safety and prevent accidental drowning in Texas and also urges communities to enact ordinances that improve pool safety. TMA reaffirms its support of local programs for swimming and water safety instruction for older children and adults (Council on Public Health, p 98, A-93; amended CPH Rep. 2-A-08; amended CPH Rep. 2-A-09; reaffirmed CSPH Rep. 5-A-19).

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June 11, 2019