Bill Summary

Repealing and recodifying provisions of law dealing with smoke detection systems; clarifying that the installation of smoke alarms is required in specified areas of specified buildings; providing that the Act is applicable statewide; authorizing a local jurisdiction to adopt regulations; requiring a minimum number of smoke alarms be installed in specified areas; requiring a smoke alarm to activate other smoke alarms in specified circumstances; authorizing a landlord to require reimbursement from a tenant for the cost of a smoke alarm; etc.

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Became Law


Date Action Vote Document
2012-03-18Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (47-0)Yea: 47 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2013-03-29House Floor - Third Reading Passed (139-0)Yea: 139 No: 0 Other: 2Document
2013-03-31Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0)Yea: 46 No: 0 Other: 0Document


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Bill History

Date Action
2013-05-16Approved by the Governor - Chapter 594
2013-04-05Passed Enrolled
2013-04-05Third Reading Passed (46-0)
2013-04-05Senate Concur - House Amendment
2013-04-04Third Reading Passed with Amendments (139-0)
2013-04-01Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2013-04-01Favorable with Amendments {550818/1 Report Adopted
2013-04-01Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters
2013-03-28Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2013-03-20First Reading Environmental Matters
2013-03-20Third Reading Passed (47-0)
2013-03-18Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2013-03-18Favorable with Amendments {324138/1 Report Adopted
2013-03-18Favorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2013-03-12Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2013-02-20Rereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2013-02-15First Reading Senate Rules


Name District
Barry GlassmanSD-035
Roy DysonSD-029
Jim MathiasSD-038