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WAC 296-96-23604: Asme A17.1- Periodic Tests

Published: 2015

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WAC 296-96-23604

ASME A17.1- Periodic tests.

(1) The frequency of periodic tests shall be established by the department as required by ASME A17.1-
(a) Category one tests shall be performed twelve months from the previous category one tests.
(b) Category three tests shall be performed thirty-six months from the previous category three tests.
(c) Category five tests shall be performed sixty months from the previous category five tests.
(2) The tests shall be performed no later than thirty days past their due date. The owner or agent must seek written permission from the department to deviate from the schedule.
A civil penalty of five hundred dollars per month may be applied for noncompliance.
(3) ASME A17.1- The authority having jurisdiction may require that periodic tests or examination(s) be witnessed by an inspector employed by the authority having jurisdiction.
(4) Tag placement and use shall be in accordance with ASME A17.1- periodic test tags and the retention shall be equivalent to the maintenance control program records.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 70.87 RCW. WSR 13-24-066, § 296-96-23604, filed 11/27/13, effective 1/1/14.]