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September, 30 2011

NEW MASSACHUSETTS LAW

Are you in Compliance?

BOARD OF FIRE PREVENTION REGULATIONS

527 CMR  4.04: continued

 

Effective September 30, 2011 the owner of a residential property defined as a one to four

dwelling unit used for living or sleeping (M.G.L. 148, § 38J) with oil supply and return lines

not enclosed with a continuous non-metallic sleeve or equipped with a listed oil safety valve,

shall either replace the line and enclose it with a continuous sleeve as for new installations

or shall have a listed oil safety valve installed at the tank end of the supply line in accordance

with the manufacturer's instructions.