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The Gas Safety (Installation and Use) (Amendment) Regulations 1996

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Amendment of the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1994

15.  Paragraph (3) of regulation 14 of the 1994 Regulations shall be deleted and the following substituted—

(3) No person shall cause gas to be supplied through an installation consisting of one or more re-fillable cylinders unless the supply of gas passes through a regulator which controls the nominal operating pressure of the gas.

(3A) Without prejudice to paragraph (3) above, no person shall cause gas to be supplied through an installation consisting of four or more re-fillable cylinders connected to an automatic change-over device unless there is an adequate alternative means for preventing the installation pipework and any gas fitting downstream of the regulator from being subjected to a greater pressure than that for which it was designed should the regulator fail..

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