Datong City Gas Safety Management Measures

Original Language Title: 大同市燃气安全管理办法

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Datong city gas safety management measures

    (September 15, 2009 the 12th Executive meeting of the people's Government of Datong city review by September 15, 2009, Datong city people's Government, the 64th release come into force on November 1, 2009) Chapter I General provisions

    The first in order to strengthen gas safety management to guarantee gas supply and security of using, maintaining the lawful rights and interests of consumers and operators, promote the development of the gas, according to the provisions of relevant laws and regulations, combined with the city's actual, these measures are formulated.

    Second gas mentioned in these measures refers to natural gas, artificial coal gas, liquefied petroleum gas and other gaseous fuels.

    Third article this regulation is applicable within the administrative area of the city gas planning, construction, operation, use, protection, and gas appliances production, sale, installation, maintenance and safety management activities.

    Fourth gas safety management should be guided by safety first, prevention, planning and coordinated development, energy efficient, giving priority to the principle of gas safeguard residents.

    Article Fifth Municipal Administration Department is the gas Administration Department.

    Counties gas Administration Department is responsible for the management of fuel gas in the area.

    Gas management in each district by the municipal administration management.

    City and County work safety supervision, development and reform, planning, quality and technical supervision, industry and commerce, environmental protection, public security departments such as the fire service, the price shall, in accordance with their respective responsibilities, in collaboration with gas safety management work.

    Sixth no units and individuals have the obligation to maintain the safety gas installations, destroying gas facilities as well as the power to stop any acts likely to cause gas accidents and report.

    Chapter II planning and construction

    Article seventh city and County gas administration in conjunction with the Department based on the urban master planning of the region's gas development plan, implementation reported to people's Governments at the same level for approval.

    New construction, reconstruction or expansion of gas projects and gas supply station (dot) shall meet the gas development plan, demonstration of environmental protection and safety evaluation, and in accordance with the relevant approval procedures for construction projects submitted to the relevant authorities for approval. Need do have change gas facilities under construction, the construction unit shall be approved by the Administrative Department for gas. Change gas facilities the costs borne by the employer.

    Employer application changes to gas facilities involving other departments such as planning, shall go through the relevant formalities.

    Article eighth urban construction and renovation should be in accordance with the gas development plan, supporting the construction of gas-fired facility. Gas project simultaneously with the principal part of the project design, construction, and acceptance.

    Interior design and construction of gas facilities, adhere to the principles of safe, beautiful and convenient life.

    Nineth gas engineering design, construction, supervision, should be made by a qualified design and supervision units, strict implementation of the relevant technical standards and norms.

    Article tenth after completion of the gas, the construction unit shall organize acceptance; acceptance or unqualified acceptance, shall not be put into use.

    After acceptance of gas engineering and gas supply enterprises shall supply in a timely manner.

    Gas engineering construction, construction units and gas supply units shall establish a complete engineering and technical archives.

    11th no unit or individual may obstruct ratification of gas engineering project construction and installation.

    Chapter III gas safety

    12th pipeline gas business practices the franchising system, other gas business through a licensing system.

    Engaged in pipeline gas transmission, distribution and sales operations, gas administration according to law, shall be subject to franchisees, and sign a franchise agreement.

    Pipeline management enterprises shall users within the coverage area of the gas networks gas source.

    13th gas business and gas supply stations (point) should be carried out by the Administrative Department for gas qualification, qualified to receive the qualification certificate of city gas or gas license after the registration application to the Administration for industry and Commerce and obtain a business license in order to supply.

    14th business enterprises shall meet the following requirements:

    (A) construction projects conform to city gas planning, project acceptance;

    (B) the gas source of stable and in line with national standards;

    (C) certificate of safety evaluation of safety evaluation report and to meet the requirements of safe operation;

    (D) gas production, transmission, distribution, storage, loading, supply of facilities in line with national standards and quality of fire safety and building requirements;

    (E) commensurate with the scale of the registered capital and qualified gas professional training of professional and technical personnel and operators;

    (Vi) have a sound management system and security management system;

    (VII) including infrastructure, production, technical equipment, materials, safety, integrity of information and records;

    (H) have a sound safety accident emergency plan, commensurate with the scale of supply and rescue agencies, personnel, instruments, equipment and means of transport;

    (I) liquefied petroleum gas operation of enterprises, transportation, storage, handling, filling, complete production residue recycling facilities;

    (10) other conditions stipulated by laws and regulations.

    15th gas supply stations (point) should be set up by the business enterprises qualified for the gas with the gas, and in accordance with the following conditions:

    (A) there is commensurate with the scale of business premises;

    (B) is consistent with stable source of national fuel gas quality standards;

    (C) commensurate with the scale of operation, comply with the relevant national standards and regulations for gas installations and fire protection facilities;

    (D) quantity, trained qualified management personnel, technical personnel;

    (E) there are sound rules and safety responsibility system.

    16th gas business and gas supply stations (point) of merger, separation, suspension, change of business and undertakings should be 30th to apply to the city and County gas Administration Department approval to be implemented.

    17th gas engineering construction and other reasons, the need to adjust the air, reduce the air pressure or suspension of gas supply, gas and trading enterprises shall, within 48 hours, notify users before, except for force majeure and accidents.

    18th gas business and gas supply station (dot) shall comply with the following requirements:

    (A) gas pressure, quality shall conform to the standards prescribed by the State;

    (B) ensuring safe and stable gas supply, shall not be unreasonably stopped gas supply;

    (C) gas supply station (dot) measurement shall be equipped with the necessary facilities and prominently hanging gas point supply depot (dot) signs;

    (D) cylinder filling capacity and residual volume shall conform to the standards set by the State, and on the required extraction residues;

    (E) inspection of cylinders in accordance with regulations, is prohibited beyond the test period or fail to pass the test cylinder supply users;

    (F) the prohibition to free a supply license units or individuals engaged in air;

    (G) gas supply station (points) can only be provided by the sales of the company's gas;

    (VIII) not to force users to purchase specified gas appliances;

    (I) prohibit the use of tank directly to the cylinders of liquefied petroleum gas;

    (J) the acceptance or acceptance not qualified gas engineer shall not supply;

    (11) shall comply with the other provisions.

    Article 19th business enterprises and supply depot (dot) special operations personnel, should be subject to job training, certified after passing the examination.

    Fourth chapter gas facilities and equipment safety management

    Article 20th gas facilities refers to gas production, storage, transmission, distribution, supply of equipment and associated facilities.

    Gas metering and meter before the pipelines and associated facilities, operated by gas company is responsible for maintaining and updating property units and users should be given support the pipeline after the gas meter and ancillary facilities, is maintained by the user. 21st in the production, supply, transportation and distribution establishments, storage gas fire operation.

    Is absolutely necessary to use an open flame operations, shall, in accordance with the relevant regulations, implemented after approval and take effective quarantine measures.

    22nd security in gas transmission and distribution pipelines and auxiliary facilities within the scope of protection, the following actions are forbidden:

    (A) the construction of buildings, structures and set up markets, car parks, utility poles;

    (B) stacking heavy objects or inflammable and explosive materials;

    (C) dumping, emission of corrosive materials;

    (D) unauthorized digging soil, planting deeper roots;

    (E) carrying out welding, baking, blasting and other operations;

    (Vi) other acts of damage to gas facilities or jeopardize the safety of gas facilities.

    23rd gas business and gas supply stations (point) should be required to install gas leak alarm device, ensure the security of business premises in and around.

    Promote user installation of gas leakage alarm.

    Article 24th gas appliances include gas-fired appliances, communal cooking baking appliances, heating appliances, water heaters, appliances, transportation, boiler, heating, and gas measuring instruments, such as cylinders, regulator, gas alarm apparatus.

    Gas appliance manufacturers must obtain production license and safety and quality certification, can be produced.

    25th in the city sells gas appliances must be carried out by qualified testing agency source compatibility testing, quality testing or certification, in line with the domestic gas requirement, included in the sales catalogue for the guidance of Datong city, gas appliances, the gas Administration Department announced to the public on a regular basis.

    26th production unit operating gas appliances should be set up in the city repair station or entrust certificate units are responsible for after sales service. 27th units engaged in gas appliance installation, maintenance and gas Administrative Department quality review and obtained by the city after the gas appliance installation and maintenance certificate, before engaging in the installation and maintenance operations.

    Job training for its employees shall, after passing the examination certificates.

    The fifth chapter gas safety
28th business enterprises shall establish gas user files, signed supply contracts with the user, specify the rights and obligations of both parties.

    Gas users will be entitled to gas safety management and charges, measure to the gas supply, services such as enterprise search, does not meet the relevant provisions of the State can contribute to gas Administration Department or other relevant departments complaints, complaints Department should be in 15th after receiving complaints will result in a response of the complainant. Article 29th of gas should be used to meet the national standards of measurement for gas metering devices and verify on a regular basis.

    Without calibration gas metering device shall be installed and used.

    Pipeline gas users objected to the gas metering, gas business enterprise shall check the attention statutory inspection agencies within the 3rd gas measuring instruments.

    30th gas users should comply with the safety provisions shall not effect the following acts:

    (A) without changing the LPG cylinder inspection mark;

    (B) theft or turn gas supply;

    (C) go drop bottled gas and dumping of residues and to liquefied petroleum gas cylinders heated;

    (D) gas pipeline facilities are in the room for people, places and use an open flame to check leaks by the fire;

    (E) centrally located in public buildings and civil gas cylinders;

    (F) the gas pipeline as a weight-bearing bracket or electrical equipment, lightning protection grounding conductors;

    (VII) without unpacking, disassembly, installation, modification, gas measuring instruments, gas facilities;

    (VIII) without consent of the gas business, without authorization, installation, use or maintenance of pipeline gas-fired water heaters, air conditioners and other gas-fired appliances;

    (I) jeopardize the safety of gas facilities and decoration activity;

    (10) in underground buildings, high-rise buildings, ancient architecture, cultural relics protection units and personnel intensive use gas cylinders;

    (11) or move or cover, alter, dismantle and damage the gas installation safety warning signs;

    (12) other behaviors prohibited by laws and regulations.

    Sixth chapter gas safety supervision and management

    31st gas Administration Department and relevant departments should be on the gas project construction, engineering, quality, operation, use, protection, fire safety and other aspects of safety supervision and inspection found safety problems should immediately inform relevant units or individuals excluded; for not immediately removing, effective security and control measures must be taken.

    32nd no units and individuals find gas when the accident or accident shall immediately to the gas distributors or gas Administration Department, safety production supervision, public security departments such as the fire service, quality and technical supervision reports.

    Gas company incident or accident reports, should be immediately organized rescue and repair work is being urgently and report gas Administration Department or other relevant departments.

    Gas administration public security and fire departments should establish gas safety warning linkage mechanism, after receiving the incident or accident report, dealt with immediately.

    Article 33rd business enterprises shall set up full-time security management institution, staffed with full-time security managers, security training for employees. Article 34th business enterprises shall establish a sound security management, security, security, maintenance, accident rescue, recovery, security, accountability, the situation should be documented.

    Gas facilities have a potential accident or failure, should be ruled out in a timely manner, to ensure safe operation of gas facilities and the normal air supply.

    35th business enterprises shall develop of gas accidents emergency response plan, gas Administration Department and the relevant departments for the record.

    Article 36th business enterprises shall set up professional repair team, equipped with protective equipment, repair equipment, vehicles, communications equipment, and publicize the repair call.

    24-hour duty system of gas enterprise, discovered damage to gas facilities, accident or received a gas accident report, should an immediate repair, rescue.

    37th gas trading enterprises should be an important gas facilities set a unified and visible gas installation safety warning signs, and full-time staff to carry out inspection.

    Article 38th in addition to fire fighting and rescue operation and disaster relief in cases of emergency, without consent of the gas business, no unit or individual may open or close public valve on the gas pipe. 39th business enterprises at the time of repair, rescue, landscaping to affect repairs, emergency facilities, services or other facilities may take the necessary emergency measures and inform the facilities management unit.

    Resulted in direct economic losses, according to regulations should be reasonably compensated.

    40th business enterprises should give guidance to users safe use of gas per year free of charge on the pipeline after the gas meter and ancillary facilities to conduct a security check, to check out potential safety hazard shall inform the user in writing.

    41st gas users should be combined with business enterprises to implement security checks and signed the inspection record.

    42nd gas users should be on the gas facilities and gas equipment for routine inspections found indoor gas facilities or equipment anomalies, gas leaks, occlude, for no reason, should close the valve, open Windows, prohibited using fire, switching equipment, telephone calls, and to supply units repair.

    Article 43rd property rights, community residents, property management and other related security checks shall cooperate with business enterprises, and assist in the gas business gas emergency disposal of security risks.

    44th gas safety emergencies occur, gas and trading enterprises shall, in accordance with gas emergency, immediately take appropriate measures to dispose of, and depending on the event, according to gas program, safety production supervision, fire, quality and technology supervision departments report.

    The seventh chapter legal liability

    45th article violation this approach, has following behavior one of of, about sector should law ordered its stop violations, on survey, and design units or engineering supervision units at contract agreed of survey fee, and design fee or supervision remuneration 1 time times above twice times following fine; on construction units at engineering contract price 2% above 4% following fine, can ordered closed reorganization, reduced qualification grade; plot serious of, revoked qualification certificate; has illegal proceeds of, be confiscated:

    (A) the lack of design, construction, supervision and qualification certificate or not according to the gas engineering qualifications, construction tasks;

    (B) in accordance with relevant technical standards and regulate the design, construction and supervision.

    Article 46th in violation of these regulations, new construction, reconstruction or expansion of gas projects and gas supply stations (point) is not in accordance with the relevant building approval and reported on the construction of the project approval process, the relevant Department shall be ordered to stop construction, correct within a penalty of between 2% Engineering 1% more than the contract price.

    47th in violation of these regulations, gas projects without acceptance or acceptance of unqualified use, relevant departments shall be ordered to stop construction, correct within a penalty of between engineering contract price 2% 4%; losses caused shall bear liability.

    48th article violates this way, gas business and gas supply stations (point) without a corresponding qualification or without qualification the gas supply, gas in city and county administrative departments shall be ordered to rectify, and shall also be fined a maximum of 5000 Yuan and 30,000 yuan.

    49th article violates this way, gas business and gas supply stations (point) of merger, separation, suspension, closure and site changes are not registered, city and County Administrative Department of gas should be ordered to rectify, and shall also be fined a maximum of 5000 Yuan and 30,000 yuan. 50th article violating these rules, without interruption of gas supply or reduce gas pressure, city and County Administrative Department of gas shall be ordered to correct within, and a fine of between 10,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan; losses are caused to the user, shall bear the liability for damages.

    Supply and use of contract of the parties, in accordance with the relevant provisions of contract law.

    51st in violation of these regulations, gas business and gas supply stations (point) of any of the following acts, municipal or County Administrative Department of gas shall be punished in accordance with the following provisions:

    (A) no gas supply unit and individual licenses to offer for sale of gas shall be ordered to correct within, and shall also be fined a maximum of 5000 Yuan and 30,000 yuan;

    (B) the limit specified by the user for this company or its related products and specify the installation unit for users to install gas-fired appliances shall be ordered to correct it, and concurrently impose a fine of less than 1000 Yuan and 10,000 yuan;

    (C) the tank directly to the cylinders of LPG, ordered to rectify, and shall also be fined a maximum of 5000 Yuan and 30,000 yuan.

    52nd violates this way, unauthorized production, supply, transportation and distribution, storage places of gas fire operation, city and County gas Administration Department should be given a warning and ordered to correct, and concurrently impose a fine of less than 2000 Yuan and 20,000 yuan.

    53rd in violation of these regulations, safety in gas transmission and distribution pipelines and auxiliary facilities within the scope of protection, any of the following acts, municipal or County Administrative Department of gas shall be ordered to correct, and fined a maximum of 500 Yuan and more than 5000:

    (A) the construction of buildings, structures and set up markets, car parks, utility poles;

    (B) stacking heavy objects or inflammable and explosive materials;

    (C) dumping, emission of corrosive materials;

    (D) unauthorized digging soil, planting deeper roots;

    (E) carrying out welding, baking, blasting and other operations;

    (Vi) other acts of damage to gas facilities or jeopardize the safety of gas facilities. 54th in violation of these regulations, article 30th one, city and County gas Administration Department should be given a warning and ordered it corrected.

    For individuals and fines of between 100 Yuan and 500 Yuan, the unit can be fined a maximum of between 1000 and 500 Yuan; violations of the People's Republic of China Law on administrative penalties for public security, shall be punished in accordance with law constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.
55th in violation of provisions of other laws, rules and regulations, by the relevant administrative departments shall punish.

    56th gas safety accidents, should immediately investigate and deal with according to law, and strict accountability of responsibility relating to production and business operation entity and the individuals concerned caused property damage and casualties, shall be subject to civil liability constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law. 57th gas Administration Department and the relevant departments and their functionaries, negligence, malpractice, lack of supervision and strict accountability.

    Constitute a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law; do not constitute a crime, administrative sanctions according to law.

    The eighth chapter by-laws 58th article this way come into force on November 1, 2009.

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