Governor Shapiro Signs Bill To Increase Maximum Distance Between Master Control Emergency Shut-off Devices & Fuel Dispensers


Governor Shapiro recently signed House Bill 1171 into law. This legislation will extend the maximum distance permitted for the dispenser farthest from the master control shut off device at an authorized refueling site. The current allowable maximum distance of 200 feet will be increased to 350 feet under the new statute.

The bill was signed on October 11, 2023. The law will take effect 60 days after the date of enactment.