302 KAR 85:010. Requirements to establish fee schedules for calibrations, adjustments, weights and measures.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS 363.590, 363.610

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 363.590(1), 363.610, 2006 Ky. Acts ch. 252, Part I, A.22(4),

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 363.590(1) requires the director of the division of weights and measures to issue administrative regulations for the enforcement of KRS 363.510 to 363.850. KRS 363.610 authorizes the director to inspect and test, to ascertain if they are correct, all weights and measures kept, offered, or exposed for sale. 2006 Ky. Acts ch. 252, Part I, A.22(4) authorizes the Department to promulgate administrative regulations establishing license fees, testing fees, and any other fees necessary to operate and maintain a metrology lab. This administrative regulation requires the department to inspect all weighing and measuring devices for accuracy and allows establishment of a fee system for the calibration and adjustments to these weighing and measuring devices.

 

      Section 1. Application. The department shall inspect and calibrate all weighing and measuring devices in accordance with KRS 363.610.

      (1) Each weighing and measuring device inspected shall be charged the following calibration fees:

      (a)

 

 

MASS

(lbs.)

(weights)

0-5

5.01-10

10.01-49

50-

250

251-500

501-1000

1001-5000

$5.00

$7.50

$15.00

$20.00

$35.00

$50.00

$100.00

      (b)

 

 

VOLUME

(gal)

(gas cans & provers)

5

25

50

100

500

1000

$20

$ 35

$70

$50

$250

$400

      (2) Each weighing and measuring device that is out of tolerance and requires adjustment shall be charged the following fee for adjustment:

 

 

MASS

(lbs.)

(weights)

0-5

5.01-10

10.01-49

50-250

251-500

501-1000

1001-5000

$2.50

$2.50

$5.00

$5.00

$10.00

$20.00

$50.00

      (a)

 

VOLUME

(gal)

(gas cans & provers)

5

25

50

100

500

1000

$5.00

$5.00

$10.00

$25.00

$50.00

$100.00

      (b) Three (3) Metric Equivalents shall be charged on the schedule established in subsections 1 and 2. (33 Ky.R. 656; 1306; eff. 11-8-2006.)