authority having jurisdiction


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authority having jurisdiction

A federal, state, local, or other regional department, or an individual such as a fire chief, fire marshal, chief of a fire prevention bureau (or labor department or health department), building official, electrical inspector, or other individual having statutory authority. For insurance purposes, the “authority having jurisdiction” may be an insurance inspection department or rating bureau, or other representative of an insurance company. In many circumstances the
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Who is the authority having jurisdiction? Will the facility seek accreditation?
Because requirements for inspection, testing, and maintenance may vary by city, county, or state, it's important to check with the authority having jurisdiction [2] to gain a better understanding of what's necessary in your area.
Metro is seeking a qualified licensed contractor to provide annual and five-year testing, calibration, repair, re-testing where applicable and certification of water based fire suppression systems, simple and complex fire alarm panels, related sensors, systems and fire-life safety equipment per the requirements of the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ), as per the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Chiefs Regulation #4 Procedures (Reg4), the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) 72 and NFPA 25 as amended by California Code of Regulations (CCR) Title 19.
If they are, the manufacturer receives a certificate from the AECO, which is presented to the authority having jurisdiction, showing proof of compliance with the code.
Closure-in-place of the existing sanitary cesspool/septic tank on-lot sewage disposal system according to requirements of the Authority Having Jurisdiction. Closure-in-place of the existing on-lot sewage disposal system at a minimum shall include the removal and disposal of tank contents, cleaning of tank, collapse of tank lid, excavation and disposal of tank, backfill of tank excavated area and the capping of inlet lateral piping from station building.
The NEC requirements do not have the effect of law; however, the majority of jurisdictions in the United States adopt the NEC by reference into local building and fire codes, which are then enforced by the authority having jurisdiction (AHJ).
* Does the authority having jurisdiction condone integration of the systems under consideration?
The contractor is to be responsible for all required fees and permits as outlined in Section 03 of the General Conditions and/or Special Conditions, if any, and for the coordination of inspection with the authority having jurisdiction.
Manage design requirements and variances with Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ).
NFPA 70 - National Electrical Code, current version adopted by local or State Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ).
AHJ = Authority Having Jurisdiction, the City of Dayton Building Department
All services shall be performed as outlined in the Arkansas State Fire Prevention Code and, by reference, in accordance with the Standards of the National Fire Protection Association, and as required by the University Fire Marshal who is the Authority Having Jurisdiction. Bidder shall be required to furnish and/or supply all materials, parts, equipment, or codes necessary for accomplishing any and all tasks required to service the units or systems as covered by this contract.etc.

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