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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 249E.5: Presumption of excessiveness of non-combustible residue

Section 249E.5. It shall be presumed in a prosecution under section two hundred and forty-eight or section two hundred and forty-nine E that the noncombustible residue, including ash, is excessive if a test, as determined by the current standard method of tests for sampling and analysis for coal and coke as published by the American Society for Testing Materials and designated as D 271, with the year of publication, produces non-combustible residue, including ash, in excess of the following percentages: