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Subchapter 5. Electrical Safety Orders
Group 1. Low-Voltage Electrical Safety Orders
Article 69. Places of Assembly

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§2551.2. Other Articles.

(a) Hazardous areas located in any assemblage occupancy shall be installed in accordance with Article 59.

(b) In exhibition halls used for display booths, as in trade shows, the temporary wiring shall be installed in accordance with Article 13, except that approved portable cables and cords shall be permitted to be laid on floors where protected from contact by the general public.

(Title 24, Part 3, Section 518-2.)

(c) Control of emergency systems shall comply with Article 80, Emergency Systems.

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. Editorial correction filed 11-3-83 (Register 83, No. 45).

3. New subsection (c) filed 8-27-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 37).

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