PA 12-60—sSB 320

Public Safety and Security Committee

AN ACT CONCERNING FIRE PREVENTION CODE REGULATIONS

SUMMARY: This act delays, by two years, the repeal and implementation of various statutes pertaining to the state Fire Prevention Code and makes technical and conforming changes.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Upon passage for the delay in effective dates of implementing statutes; January 1, 2015 for the delay in effective dates of the repealers; and upon passage and January 1, 2013 for the technical and conforming changes.

DELAY IN REPEAL AND IMPLEMENTATION

The act delays by two years, from January 1, 2013 to January 1, 2015, the (1) repeal of the provisions listed in Table 1 and (2) implementation of the provisions listed in Table 2.

Table 1: Delay of Repealers ( 2)

Statute (CGS )

Provision

29-321

Variations and exemptions pertaining to the use, storage, and transportation of flammable or combustible liquids

29-325 to 29-328

Regulation of dry cleaning establishments

29-333 to 29-335

Variations and exemptions, appeals, and penalties pertaining to storage, transportation, and use of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG)

29-336

Definition of hazardous chemicals

29-338

Variations and exemptions pertaining to transporting hazardous chemicals

29-340

Appeals of decisions pertaining to hazardous chemical violations

29-341

Promulgation of regulations governing hazardous chemicals; penalty for operating a cargo tank vehicle used to transport hazardous chemicals in violation of law

29-368 to 29-370

Variations, exemptions, and appeals pertaining to regulation of rockets

Table 2: Delay of Implementation ( 4)

Statute (CGS )

Provision

14-140

Transporting flammable and combustible liquids, cargo tank vehicles; explosives and blasting agents; transporting explosives

29-317

Variations and exemptions for installation of oil burners and equipment from pertinent laws and regulations

29-320

Adoption of regulations on flammable or combustible liquids

29-329

Adoption of regulations governing installation and operation of gas equipment and gas piping

29-331

Adoption of regulations concerning LPG and LNG

29-337

Adoption of regulations concerning hazardous chemicals

29-367

Adoption of regulations pertaining to rockets

29-343

Definition of explosives

51-344a

Technical and conforming changes

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