B-1.1, r. 2 - Construction Code

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2.14. Standard CSA Z662-03 is amended
(1)  by substituting the following for Clause 1.1:
“ 1.1 This Standard applies to the pipeline systems of a gas undertaking.”;
(2)  by revoking Clauses 1.2 and 1.3;
(3)  in Clause 2,
(a)  by substituting the following for the first sentence of the first paragraph:
“ The editions and documents incorporated by reference into this Standard are those indicated below except in the cases provided for in section 2.03 of Chapter II of the Construction Code made under the Building Act (chapter B-1.1).”;
(b)  by substituting “B51-M1991 for “B51-03”;
(c)  (subparagraph revoked);
(d)  (subparagraph revoked);
(e)  (subparagraph revoked);
(4)  in Clause 3.1,
(a)  by substituting the following for the definition “Company”:
“ Company: the gas undertaking or contractor that is in charge of construction.”;
(b)  by deleting the definition “Construction”;
(c)  by substituting the following for the definitions “Contractor” and “Company, operating”:
“ Contractor: person holding a contractor’s or an owner-builder’s licence issued under the Building Act (chapter B-1.1).
Company, operating”: the gas undertaking that operates the pipeline system.”; and
(5)  by inserting the following after Clause 12.2:
“ 12.2.1 The service line of each building must come out of the ground before entering the building and it must be equipped with a service shut-off valve outside the building.
However, if the location where the service line comes out of the ground presents a danger and the service line cannot be protected, it must enter the building below ground level and be equipped with an underground service shut-off valve located outside the building and with another service shut-off valve inside, as near as possible to the foundation wall.
12.2.2 The service shut-off valves outside the ground must be easily accessible for their operation. The expression “easily accessible” means within reach, without it being necessary to climb, remove an obstacle or use a mobile ladder.
12.2.3 Before supplying gas to an installation, a piped gas undertaking must affix to the building, above any service entrance, a distinctive mark that can be seen at all times.
12.2.4 The piped gas undertaking must notify all users affected by an interruption of service and ensure that the service is restored safely.”.
O.C. 875-2003, s. 1; O.C. 1172-2005, s. 3; O.C. 120-2006, s. 7.