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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 18. Explosives and Pyrotechnics
Article 123. Small Arms Ammunition and Primers, and Smokeless and Black Powder Propellants

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§5370. Scope.

The provisions of this Article apply to the channels of distribution of and to the users of small arms ammunition, small arms ammunition primers, smokeless propellants, and black powder propellants. They do not apply to in-process storage and intra-plant transportation during manufacture.


Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code.


1. Repealer of Article 123 ( § 5370) and new Article 123 ( §§ 5370-5374) filed 10-17-75; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 75, No. 42).

2. Amendment filed 7-16-76; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 76, No. 29).

3. Amendment of article heading, section and Note filed 7-11-2003; operative 8-10-2003 (Register 2003, No. 28).

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