Amendment #4 to H.3873

Gas Shut Off Valves

Mr. Mark of Peru move that the bill be amended by adding the following new section:-



"Chapter 164 of the General Laws is hereby amended by adding the following new section:- Section 145. Gate boxes on gas shut-off valves All gas companies shall install gate boxes on all shut-off valves located on all gas mains and services, to make valves more easily and immediately accessible. The gas companies shall annually inspect and ensure the operability of the shut-off valves and shall ensure that the shut-off valves are unobstructed and easily accessible."