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: Robby D. Troutt

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR)
Compliance Division/Boiler Program
Twin Towers, East Tower, Suite 425E
P.O. Box 12157
Austin, TX 78711

Phone: 512.539.5720
Email: rob.troutt@tdlr.texas.gov

Code Editions:


State Law:

Boiler Law: YES
Pressure Vessel Law: NO

National Board Registration:

Boilers: YES
Pressure Vessel: NO

Stamping Required:

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

For additional Jurisdictional information or questions, contact;

National Board Public Affairs Deepartment

1055 Crupper Avenue

Columbus, OH 43229

Email; info@nbbi.org

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

Or check out the NB-370, National Board Synopsis