81-5,216. Exemptions from act.

The Conveyance Safety Act does not apply to:

(1) Conveyances under the jurisdiction and subject to inspection by the United States Government;

(2) Conveyances used exclusively for agricultural purposes;

(3) Personnel hoists within the scope of American National Standards Institute A10.4;

(4) Material hoists within the scope of American National Standards Institute A10.5;

(5) Manlifts within the scope of American Society of Mechanical Engineers A90.1;

(6) Mobile scaffolds, towers, and platforms within the scope of American National Standards Institute A92;

(7) Powered platforms and equipment for exterior and interior maintenance within the scope of American National Standards Institute 120.1;

(8) Cranes, derricks, hoists, hooks, jacks, and slings within the scope of American Society of Mechanical Engineers B30;

(9) Industrial trucks within the scope of American Society of Mechanical Engineers B56;

(10) Portable equipment, except for portable escalators which are covered by American National Standards Institute A17.1;

(11) Tiering or piling machines used to move materials to and from storage located and operating entirely within one story;

(12) Equipment for feeding or positioning materials at machine tools, printing presses, and similar equipment;

(13) Skip or furnace hoists;

(14) Wharf ramps;

(15) Railroad car lifts or dumpers;

(16) Line jacks, false cars, shafters, moving platforms, and similar equipment used for installing a conveyance by an elevator contractor;

(17) Manlifts, hoists, or conveyances used in grain elevators or feed mills;

(18) Dock levelators;

(19) Stairway chair lifts and platform lifts; and

(20) Conveyances in residences located in counties that have a population of one hundred thousand or less inhabitants.

Source:Laws 2006, LB 489, § 8; Laws 2007, LB265, § 31; R.S.1943, (2010), § 48-2508; Laws 2019, LB301, § 52.
Operative Date: July 1, 2019