Draft Details

Designation:C22.2 NO. 42
Source:CSA
Review start date:May 27, 2021
Review end date:Jun 26, 2021
Categories:Electrical
Contact email:mary.morgan(at)csagroup.org
Draft Scope/Description:

1.1
This standard applies to metallic and nonmetallic cover plates and associated gaskets for flush-mounted wiring devices intended for installation in accordance with the National Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA 70, and the Canadian Electrical Code, Part I, CSA C22.1, General Requirements - Canadian Electrical Code, Part II, CSA C22.2 No. 0-10.

1.2
This standard also applies to outlet box hoods that are either integral or not integral with a cover plate for flush-mounted wiring devices.

1.3
This standard also applies to cover plates for flush-mounted wiring devices intended for use in marine applications in accordance with the applicable requirements of the United States Coast Guard and the Canadian Coast Guard; IEEE Recommended Practice for Electrical Installation on Shipboard, IEEE 45; the American Boat and Yacht Council; and the Standard for Pleasure and Commercial Motor Craft, NFPA 302.

1.4
This standard also applies to illuminating cover plates for flush-mounted wiring devices.

1.5
This standard does not apply to:

a) telephone wall plates; or
b) cover plates and associated gaskets intended for use in hazardous (classified) locations as defined in the National Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA 70, and the Canadian Electrical Code, Part I, CSA C22.1

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