O.C. 350/2002

A.R. 158/2002

July 23, 2002

   

    A P P E N D I X

    Safety Codes Act

    DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND INSTALLATION

    OF BOILERS AND PRESSURE VESSELS

    AMENDMENT REGULATION

1   The Design, Construction and Installation of Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulations (AR 227/75) are amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended

    (a) in clause (a) by striking out "Boilers and Pressure Vessels Act" and substituting "Safety Codes Act";

    (b) by repealing clauses (e), (g) and (g.1).

3   Section 2 is amended

    (a) in subsection (1) by striking out the words preceding clause (a) and substituting the following:

        2(1)  The following are exempt from this Regulation and the Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulation (AR 293/94):

    (b) in subsection (2) by striking out "a certificate of inspection under section 18(3) of the Act" and substituting "an inspection/certification permit under section 6 of the Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulation (AR 293/94)".

4   Section 3(1) is amended by striking out "5, 6 and 18(1)(a) of the Act" and substituting "4 and 5 of the Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulation (AR 293/94)".

5   Section 4 is amended

    (a) in subsection (1) by striking out the words preceding clause (a) and substituting the following:

        4(1)  Pressure equipment that contains or is intended to contain an expansible fluid under pressure, has a capacity of 0.0425 m3 or less and is of a type or class listed below is subject to sections 4 and 5 of the Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulation (AR 293/94) as if it is a pressure vessel as defined in that Regulation:

    (b) by repealing subsection (2) and substituting the following:

        (2)  Pressure equipment that contains or is intended to contain an expansible fluid under pressure, has a capacity of 0.0425 m3 or less, and that is not of a type or class listed in subsection (1) is subject to sections 4 and 5 of the Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulation (AR 293/94) as if it is a fitting as defined in that Regulation.

6   Section 6(1) is amended by striking out "In accordance with section 5 of the Act, where" and substituting "Where".

7   Section 7(1) is amended by striking out "In accordance with section 5 of the Act, where" and substituting "Where".

8   Section 9 is amended by striking out "In accordance with section 6 of the Act, any" and substituting "Any".

9   Section 11(1) is amended by striking out "In accordance with section 7 of the Act, where" and substituting "Where".

10   The following are repealed:

        Part 4;

        section 33.1(3);

        section 38;

        section 39;

        section 43(7) and (8);

        section 55;

        section 55.1;

        section 56.

11   Section 47.1 is amended

    (a) in subsection (1) by repealing clause (a) and substituting the following:

        (a) "authority having jurisdiction" has the same meaning as in the Alberta Fire Code 1997, declared in force by the Fire Code Regulation (AR 52/98);

    (b) in subsection (2) by striking out "fire authority for approval by the fire authority" and substituting "authority having jurisdiction for approval".

12   Section 60 is amended by striking out "Fire Prevention Act" and substituting "Act".

13   The following is added after section 61:

Expiry

 

        62   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires on March 31, 2004.