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!


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Chief: Patrick B. Polick, Chief Inspector

Office of State Fire Marshal
Division of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety
1035 Stevenson Drive
Springfield, IL 62703

Phone: 217.782.2696

Code Editions:

NBIC: 2019
ASME: 2019

State Law:

Boiler Law: YES
Pressure Vessel Law: NO

National Board Registration:

Boilers: YES
Pressure Vessel: NO

Stamping Required:

National Board: R, VR
ASME: A, E, H, HLW, HV, M, N,* NA,* NPT,* NV,* PP, RP, S, U, U2, UM, UV, V

*Comes under the jurisdiction of the Illinois Emergency Management Agency.

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