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MASSACHUSETTS – solar pool heating

 

Issue:  SB 1249 Building Codes

 

Affects:  Those who install solar pool heating systems.

 

Send comments to:  Jennifer Hatfield, jhatfield@apsp.org

 

Bill Summary:  This measure requires the State Board of Building Regulations and Standards shall hold a public hearing pursuant to G.L. Chapter 30A and Chapter 143, §§94 and 97, to determine whether to amend the Building Code (780 CMR 73) to address applications of solar thermal technology beyond domestic hot water applications to include swimming pool heating, space heating and industrial process heat.

 

Status: Filed January 19.

 

View proposed legislation:  https://malegislature.gov/Bills/190/SD1249.pdf