NFPA Standards Council reassigns Articles in NFPA 70, National Electrical Code

Blog Post created by debbiebaio Employee on Jan 16, 2017

The NFPA Standards Council has directed reassignment of a number of Articles in NFPA 70, National Electrical Code®(NEC), in accordance with a request from the National Electrical Code Correlating Committee. The reassignment of Articles 215 and 230 to Code-Making Panel (CMP) 10 has resulted in a change in the assignment of definitions in Article 100. The following definitions are now assigned to CMP 10:


Service Cable
Service Conductors
Service Conductors, Overhead System
Service Conductors, Underground System
Service Drop
Service-Entrance Conductors, Overhead System
Service-Entrance Conductors, Underground System
Service Equipment
Service Lateral
Service Point


The CMP assignments shown in Article 100 will be updated to reflect these new assignments.