Borough of Lewisburg, PA
Union County
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[Adopted 5-19-1981 by Ord. No. 81-7; amended in its entirety 5-21-1991 by Ord. No. 872]

§ 152-1 Adoption of electrical code.

The National Electrical Code, 1987, or such newer edition of the said Code then in existence, recommended by the National Fire Protection Association, is hereby adopted as the Electrical Code of the Borough of Lewisburg and hereafter designated as such, for the purpose of establishing rules and regulations for the installation of electrical equipment, electrical appliances, and the installation of electrical wiring and other similar and related work within the Borough.

§ 152-2 Incorporation by reference.

Each and all of the regulations, provisions, conditions, and terms of the said National Electrical Code, 1987, or such newer edition of the said Code then in existence, recommended by the National Fire Protection Association, as established in a standard form, are hereby incorporated herein by reference and made a part hereof as if fully set out in this article.

§ 152-3 Violations and penalties.

Any person violating any of the regulations, provisions, conditions, or terms of the said National Electrical Code, 1987, or such newer edition of the said Code then in existence, or failing to comply therewith or with any of the requirements thereof, or of the premises where anything in violation of the said Code shall be placed or shall exist, and any architect, engineer, builder, contractor, electrician, agent, person, or corporation employed in connection therewith and assisting in the commission of such violation or violations shall be guilty of a summary offense and, upon conviction thereof in a summary proceeding before a District Justice, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $1,000, plus costs of prosecution, and/or be imprisoned for a period not to exceed 90 days. Each day that a violation of this article continues shall constitute a separate offense.

§ 152-4 Copies available for inspection.

Three copies of the said National Electrical Code, 1987, or such newer edition of the said Code then in existence, are on file in the offices of the Borough Secretary and/or the Building Official of the Borough of Lewisburg, and are available for public inspection in the said offices.