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Dear Charlie, on old construction, am I responsible for other code violations beyond installation of equipment I install? I have to get an inspection, as of now I turn down a lot of work, because of other code problems I see past my installation. This situation often creates confusion, I am just getting started as an electrical contractor, license number L 34280.
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