STANDARD 12-16-1
CALIFORNIA STANDARD FOR EARTHQUAKE-ACTUATED AUTOMATIC GAS SHUTOFF SYSTEMS
(See CCR Title 24, Part 2, Chapters 16 and 16A, and CCR Title 24, Part 5, Chapter 12)

DIVISION OF THE STATE ARCHITECT

Authority: Sections 19180-19183, Health and Safety Code.

Reference: Section 19182, Health and Safety Code.

Division 1 CONSTRUCTION SCOPE

The American Society of Civil Engineers requirements for “Earthquake-Actuated Automatic Gas Shutoff Devices,” ANSI/ASCE/SEI 25-06 (copyright 2008 by ASCE), shall be the applicable standard used by the Division of the State Architect for the certification of these devices.
Each installation of a customer-owned device that satisfies this standard must be done in accordance with the California Plumbing Code (CCR Title 24, Part 5).
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