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For the electrical, the working clearance must be kept. Working clearances can be overlapped. I'm not sure about gas regulations.
As far as the electrical equipment goes there is nothing beyond the working clearances. The equipment can be directly adjacent to either item. Working clearance for a panel is 30" wide and 36" deep (in front). The equipment can be anywhere in the 30" wide space. There may be a gas code clearance issue, but I am not familiar with that code. Might I ask ...
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