PROPOSED ACTION ON REGULATIONS
MARYLAND REGISTER, VOLUME 40, ISSUE 26,
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2013
Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION
Subtitle 12 DIVISION OF LABOR
09.12.01 Board of Boiler Rules
Authority: Public Safety Article,
Title 12, Annotated Code of Maryland
Notice of Proposed Action
The Commissioner of Labor and Industry proposes to amend Regulation .01-1 under COMAR 09.12.01 Board of Boiler Rules. This action was considered by the Board of Boiler Rules at a public meeting held on December 18, 2012, notice of which was given in accordance with State Government Article, §10-506(c), Annotated Code of
Statement of Purpose
The purpose of this action is to adopt, through incorporation by reference, the 2001, 2002, and 2003 Addenda to the 2001 National Board Inspection Code; 2004 National Board Inspection Code; 2004, 2005, and 2006 Addenda to the 2004 National Board Inspection Code; 2007 National Board Inspection Code; 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010 Addenda to the 2007 National Board Inspection Code; and the 2011 National Board Inspection Code, as amended, and referenced in Public Safety and Correctional Services Article, §12-905, Annotated Code of Maryland. Section 12-905 requires State regulations regarding boilers and pressure vessels to conform as nearly as possible to certain national codes, including those listed above.
As provided for in State Government Article, §7-207(a)(3), Annotated Code of Maryland, the Commissioner of Labor and Industry is proposing to prospectively incorporate future versions of the Code.
Comparison to Federal Standards
There is no corresponding federal standard to this proposed action.
Estimate of Economic Impact
The proposed action has no economic impact.
Economic Impact on Small Businesses
The proposed action has minimal or no economic impact on small businesses.
Impact on Individuals with Disabilities
The proposed action has no impact on individuals with disabilities.
Opportunity for Public Comment
Comments may be sent to Debbie Stone, Regulations Coordinator, Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Division of Labor and Industry, 1100 N. Eutaw Street, Room 606, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, or call 410-767-2225, or email to
firstname.lastname@example.org, or fax to 410-767-2986. Comments will be accepted through January 27, 2014. A public hearing has not been