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5 Exclusion for fuel gases

5
Exclusion for fuel gases
(1)
The requirements of these regulations do not apply to any fuel gas supplied or used in a gas distribution system, gas appliance, or gas installation, when subject to the Gas Act 1992.
(2)
In subclause (1),—
fuel gas means any fuel supplied through pipes or in containers that is a gas at 15°C and 101.3 kPa absolute pressure; and includes—
(a)
biogas, coal gas, liquified petroleum gas, natural gas, oil gas, producer gas, refinery gas, and reformed natural gas; and
(b)
any gaseous substance that the Governor-General declares by Order in Council under the Gas Act 1992 to be a gas for the purposes of that Act; and
(c)
any gaseous substance or mixture whose composition complies with regulations under the Gas Act 1992 allowing it to be used as fuel; and
(d)
any mixture of fuel gases
gas appliance has the meaning given to that term by section 2(1) of the Gas Act 1992
gas distribution system means a distribution system within the meaning of section 2(1) of the Gas Act 1992
gas installation has the meaning given to that term by section 2(1) of the Gas Act 1992.
(3)
This regulation overrides all other provisions of these regulations.

History Note - Regulations of New Zealand

These Regulations were revoked, as from 1 December 2017, by reg 4(1) Hazardous Substances (Health and Safety Reform Revocations) Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/233).

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