A registrant shall:
ensure that all equipment placed in service complies with this chapter, including NIST Handbook 44;
personally perform or observe all installation, service, adjustment, repair, and testing of weighing and measuring equipment placed in service; and
A registrant shall place in service all commercial weighing and measuring equipment when the registrant, or a person under the direct supervision and observation of the registrant, has:
installed the equipment;
repaired the equipment, following official rejection by the division; or
removed a Minnesota security seal from the equipment.
When work authorized in part 7601.7050 is performed, a registrant shall:
fill out a placed in service report form;
carefully follow the instructions on the form and provide all of the required information in legible handwriting or typewriting;
submit the original form to the division within five days after completing the work;
submit a copy of the form to the owner or operator of the equipment when the work is completed; and
retain a copy of the form.
When a registrant removes a security seal from the adjusting or calibrating mechanism of a weighing or measuring device, the registrant shall:
install a new security seal in a manner that will ensure that the device cannot be adjusted without removing or defacing the security seal; and
imprint the seal with the registrant's placing in service registration number.
MS s 239.06
20 SR 1928
October 2, 2007