Jurisdictions and Their Information

The following information is intended to help Beasters with Jurisdictional knowledge, rules, regulations and the information you need

  • Does the Jurisdiction have Boiler or Pressure Vessel laws?
  • Are there National Board Requirements?
  • Is there a preferred Code Edition?
  • Who is the Chief, and how to contact them?

We do our best to stay up to date with this information, but things change regularly; please use due diligence and give the chief a call to verify the information is still valid or just to say hello!

Click on the State menu tab below to view a specific jurisdiction.


Chief: Gary Teel, Acting Principal Engineer

Department of Industrial Relations Address: Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety
Division of Industrial Safety and Health 221 N. Figueroa St Suite 800
2 MacArthur Place, Suite 700 Los Angeles, CA 90012
Santa Ana, CA 92707

Phone: 714.567.7208

Code Editions:

ASME: 2007

State Law:

Boiler Law: YES
Pressure Vessel Law: YES

National Board Registration:

Boilers: YES
Pressure Vessel: YES

Stamping Required:

National Board: None***

***Except for refinery and oilfield locations require an R stamp.


For additional Jurisdictional information or questions, contact;

National Board Public Affairs Deepartment

1055 Crupper Avenue

Columbus, OH 43229


or visit their website; The National Board of Boilers and Pressure Vessel Inspectors

Or check out the NB-370, National Board Synopsis