On 02/18/2018 11:35 PM, Richard R. Pope wrote:
Bob,Mmm.... uhh... not so sure.... The meter is connected by metal conduit that is very short distance
to a distribution panel box which is definitely safety GND wire bonded to box.
So, if there is such a rule, it is about the bonding screws being in a particular place, not leaving them off.
I don't remember such a rule in the 2004 elec code, which is the most recent I have studied thoroughly.