in CANADA you HAVE TO bond the GAS line no matter what. Even if the gas feed is poly you bond to the METAL meter. There we always be metal on a meter
You have made this point abundantly clear.
Sometimes I feel like if I answer any more questions it is like someone trying to climb over a fence to jump off a bridge and me giving them a boost.
Answers based on the 2008 & 2011 NEC.