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It needsSince it is not actually serving the countertop and appears to be a reasonable distance from a sink, apparently this does not need to be GFCI protected.

However, GFCI protection may still be a good idea, either at the receptacle (which I can see it is not), at the breaker or somewhere in between. While it is unlikely that you'll be reaching down to plug/unplug appliances while your hands are wet (which can easily happen at the real countertop receptacles), kitchens get wet, especially on the floor (at least in my house) so I think it would be a good idea.

It needs to be GFCI protected, either at the receptacle (which I can see it is not), at the breaker or somewhere in between.

Since it is not actually serving the countertop and appears to be a reasonable distance from a sink, apparently this does not need to be GFCI protected.

However, GFCI protection may still be a good idea, either at the receptacle (which I can see it is not), at the breaker or somewhere in between. While it is unlikely that you'll be reaching down to plug/unplug appliances while your hands are wet (which can easily happen at the real countertop receptacles), kitchens get wet, especially on the floor (at least in my house) so I think it would be a good idea.

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It needs to be GFCI protected, either at the receptacle (which I can see it is not), at the breaker or somewhere in between.