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Good morning, and thank you for continuing Charlie’s legacy! I’m confused - am I allowed to put bathroom lights on the same circuit as the required receptacle(s)? Please advise!
In 2015 were new homes required to have gas pipes bond and grounded?
Thanks for the question. Yes, the NEC requires metal gas piping systems to be bonded in accordance with Section 250.104(B). This section does apply to installations in 2015.
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