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§ 12-602. Scope of subtitle

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic SafetyEffective: October 1, 2010

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Safety (Refs & Annos)
Title 12. Building and Material Codes; Other Safety Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 6. Electrical Code (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2010
MD Code, Public Safety, § 12-602
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 38A, § 59;  MD CODE Art. 38A, § 63
§ 12-602. Scope of subtitle
Application of subtitle
(a) This subtitle does not apply to:
(1) public utilities, their affiliated companies, and electrical appliances and devices used in their work;
(2) the inspection or certification of an electrical installation by a unit of a county government that is authorized to conduct electrical inspections; or
(3) an electrical installation of the State or federal government during an emergency if the electrical installation is necessary for the public welfare as a result of the emergency.
Construction with local laws or ordinances
(b)(1) This subtitle does not supersede any local law or ordinance of a local jurisdiction that establishes standards or qualifications for electrical inspectors and inspections within that local jurisdiction.
(2) A certified nongovernmental electrical inspector shall obtain county approval or certification as may be required by local law or ordinance.


Added by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003. Amended by Acts 2010, c. 127, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2010.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 12-602, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 12-602
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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