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§ 70-1132. Surface transmission lines

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 52 P.S. Mines and Mining

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 52 P.S. Mines and Mining (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 6. Pennsylvania Anthracite Coal Mine Act of 1965 (Refs & Annos)
Article XI. Rules for the Installation and Maintenance of Electrical Equipment (Refs & Annos)
52 P.S. § 70-1132
§ 70-1132. Surface transmission lines
(a) Overhead high potential power lines shall be placed at least eighteen feet above the ground and twenty-five feet above driveways and haulageways and shall be installed on insulators of the proper rating and shall be supported and guarded to prevent contact with other circuits.
(b) Surface transmission lines, including trolley circuits, shall be protected against short circuits and lightning.
(c) Electric wiring in buildings and rooms shall be installed in accordance with good electrical practice to minimize fire and contact hazards.


1965, Nov. 10, P.L. 721, No. 346, art. XI, § 1132.
52 P.S. § 70-1132, PA ST 52 P.S. § 70-1132
Current through Act 13 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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