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Subchapter 5. Electrical Safety Orders
Group 1. Low-Voltage Electrical Safety Orders
Article 71. Motion-Picture Studios and Similar Locations

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§2553.1. Scope.

The requirements of this Article shall apply to television studios and motion picture studios using either film or electronic cameras (except as covered in Section 2552.1), and exchanges, factories, laboratories, stages, or a portion of the building in which motion-picture films more than 7/8-inch in width are manufactured, exposed, developed, printed, cut, edited, rewound, repaired, or stored.

NOTE: For methods of protecting against cellulose nitrate film hazards, see Standard for the Storage and Handling of Cellulose Nitrate Motion Picture Film (NFPA No. 40-1982).

(Title 24, Part 3, Section 530-1.)

NOTE: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code; and Section 18943(c), Health and Safety Code.


1. Editorial correction filed 11-2-83 (Register 83, No. 45).

2. Amendment filed 8-27-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 37).

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