TITLE XII
PUBLIC SAFETY AND WELFARE

CHAPTER 155-A
NEW HAMPSHIRE BUILDING CODE

Section 155-A:3-a

    155-A:3-a Code Requirements; Biomass Burning Boilers. –
I. Notwithstanding any provisions of the state building code or state fire code, the board shall adopt a code and amendments thereto which shall regulate the installation and operation of biomass burning boilers. The code adopted shall include the 1999 EN 303-5 standard established by the European Committee for Standardization, and shall include requirements for the safe installation, operation, and repair of such boilers, and for data plates and warning labels written in English, limits on temperature and pressure with associated relief valves, and the filing of construction and emissions specifications written in English.
II. The inspection procedures and enforcement requirements for the commissioner of labor in RSA 157-A shall apply to boilers installed according to the code and amendments adopted by the board under this section.
III. The code and amendments thereto adopted under paragraph I shall be ratified by appropriate legislation within 2 years of their adoption. If such code and amendments are not ratified, then the code and amendments shall expire at the end of the 2-year period.

Source. 2010, 326:1, eff. Sept. 18, 2010.