All references are based on the 2014 edition of the NEC.
This may come as a surprise to some electricians, but the receptacles required to be installed next to the bathroom sink in dwelling units are not required to be on a 20A circuit. I often see this rule misquoted and misapplied. So let’s take a closer look at the wording in the NEC so we can figure this out.
Section 210.52(D) requires at least one 125V, 15A or 20A receptacle outlet to be installed withi