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16.25.060 Gas appliance and equipment installation.
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No person shall install, extend, alter or repair any gas appliance, vent, flue or piping pertaining to, or in connection with, gas service on a consumer’s premises within the City limits unless such person is currently licensed and bonded by the State of Washington as a plumbing or mechanical contractor; provided, that nothing herein shall prohibit any person from personally installing gas pipes, gas appliances, or making alterations and repairs on gas pipes and gas appliances, or from doing any other work permitted by this chapter on his own premises, under the following terms and conditions:

(1) He shall apply for and secure a permit;

(2) Pay the required permit fee pursuant to the fee schedule as set forth in PMC 16.05.080;

(3) Personally do the work in the manner required by this chapter, subject to the inspection and approval of the inspector; provided, however, that a homeowner who is not a licensed gas installer may obtain a permit for only the residence which he occupies. [Ord. 3670 § 5, 2004; Ord. 3316 § 6, 1998; Ord. 1503 § 7, 1971; Code 1970 § 16.12.070.]