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Classification Phraseology as of:
1/1/2018
 
Classification Code:
6316(1)
 
Phraseology:

WATER MAINS OR CONNECTIONS CONSTRUCTION — including tunneling at street crossings — employees whose regular hourly wage equals or exceeds $31.00 per hour

Assignment of this classification is subject to verification at the time of final audit that the employee’s regular hourly wage equals or exceeds $31.00 per hour. The payroll of an employee whose regular hourly wage is not shown to equal or exceed $31.00 per hour shall be classified as 6315(1), Water Mains or Connections Construction.

Footnote:

This classification applies to the construction of water mains and laterals from the main line to the property line, and includes incidental trenching and shoring and tunneling at street crossings. This classification also applies to the installation of water lines within property lines when the water pipe exceeds 6" in diameter.

The installation of water lines within property lines using pipe that does not exceed 6" in diameter shall be classified as 5183(1)/5187(1), Plumbing.

The construction of aqueducts, cross-country pipelines and hydroelectric projects shall be separately classified.

All tunneling other than at street crossings shall be separately classified.

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Effective DatePure Premium RateNote
1/1/2018$6.08New/Renewal
7/1/2017$5.12New/Renewal
1/1/2017$5.55New/Renewal
Prior Phraseology and Footnote:
Shown below is the previously published phraseology and footnoteEffective Date

Phraseology:
WATER MAINS OR CONNECTIONS CONSTRUCTION — including tunneling at street crossings — employees whose regular hourly wage equals or exceeds $30.00 per hour

Assignment of this classification is subject to verification at the time of final audit that the employee’s regular hourly wage equals or exceeds $30.00 per hour. The payroll of an employee whose regular hourly wage is not shown to equal or exceed $30.00 per hour shall be classified as 6315(1), Water Mains or Connections Construction.

Footnote:
This classification applies to the construction of water mains and laterals from the main line to the property line, and includes incidental trenching and shoring and tunneling at street crossings. This classification also applies to the installation of water lines within property lines when the water pipe exceeds 6" in diameter.

The installation of water lines within property lines using pipe that does not exceed 6" in diameter shall be classified as 5183(1)/5187(1), Plumbing.

The construction of aqueducts, cross-country pipelines and hydroelectric projects shall be separately classified.

All tunneling other than at street crossings shall be separately classified.

1/1/2017
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