[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Braintree 5-18-2010 by Ord. No. 09-053. Amendments noted where applicable.]
With the consent of the Mayor, the Director of Municipal Licenses and Inspections shall appoint an Inspector of Gas Piping and Gas Appliances who shall be a licensed plumber or a licensed gas fitter. (See MGL c. 143, § 3O.)
The Inspector of Gas Piping and Appliances shall have all of the powers, duties and responsibilities as are given such inspectors by MGL c. 143, § 3O.
The Inspector of Gas Piping and Appliances shall be responsible for the enforcement of the rules and regulations for gas piping and gas appliances pursuant to the State Plumbing Code, the State Building Code, and any regulations adopted by the Department of Public Safety.
The Inspector of Gas Piping and Gas Appliances shall issue permits for the installation of containers of liquefied petroleum gas, and he/she shall inspect such installation and the regulating equipment used in connection therewith. The Inspector shall notify the Fire Chief of each permit so issued and the location of each container of liquefied petroleum gas installed thereunder.