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TITLE 16ECONOMIC REGULATION
PART 1RAILROAD COMMISSION OF TEXAS
CHAPTER 9LP-GAS SAFETY RULES
SUBCHAPTER DADOPTION BY REFERENCE OF NFPA 54 (NATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE)
RULE §9.301Adoption by Reference of NFPA 54

(a) Except as modified in the remaining sections of this subchapter, the Commission adopts by specific reference the provisions established by the National Fire Protection Association in its 2006 edition of the National Fuel Gas Code, commonly referred to as NFPA 54 or Pamphlet 54. Nothing in this section or subchapter shall prevent the Commission, after notice, from adopting additional requirements, whether more or less stringent, for individual situations to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the general public. Any documents or parts of documents incorporated by reference into these rules shall be a part of these rules as if set out in full.

(b) The Commission also adopts by reference all other NFPA publications or portions of those publications referenced in NFPA 54 which apply to LP-gas activities only. The adopted pamphlets referenced in NFPA 54 are:

  (1) NFPA 30A, Code for Motor Fuel Dispenser Facilities and Repair Garages, 2003 edition;

  (2) NFPA 37, Standard for the Installation and Use of Stationary Combustion Engines and Gas Turbines, 2002 edition;

  (3) NFPA 51, Standard for the Design and Installation of Oxygen-Fuel Gas Systems for Welding, Cutting, and Allied Processes, 2002 edition;

  (4) NFPA 52, Vehicular Fuel Systems Code, 2006 edition;

  (5) NFPA 58, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code, 2004 edition;

  (6) NFPA 70, National Electrical Code, 2005 edition;

  (7) NFPA 82, Standard on Incinerators and Waste, and Linen Handling Systems and Equipment, 2004 edition;

  (8) NFPA 88A, Standard for Parking Structures, 2002 edition;

  (9) NFPA 90A, Standard for the Installation of Air Conditioning and Ventilating Systems, 2002 edition;

  (10) NFPA 90B, Standard for the Installation of Warm Air Heating and Air Conditioning Systems, 2006 edition;

  (11) NFPA 96, Standard for Ventilation Control and Fire Protection of Commercial Cooking Operations, 2004 edition;

  (12) NFPA 211, Standard for Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents, and Solid Fuel-Burning Appliances, 2003 edition;

  (13) NFPA 409, Standard on Aircraft Hangars, 2004 edition;

  (14) NFPA 853, Standard for the Installation of Station Fuel Cell Power Systems, 2003 edition; and

  (15) NFPA 1192, Standard on Recreational Vehicles, 2005 edition.


Source Note: The provisions of this §9.301 adopted to be effective February 1, 2001, 26 TexReg 947; amended to be effective September 29, 2003, 28 TexReg 8318; amended to be effective February 1, 2008, 33 TexReg 122

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