Debra Baio

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

Blog Post created by Debra Baio 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.