Bill Text: MI HB4066 | 2019-2020 | 100th Legislature | Chaptered

Bill Title: Fire; other; requirement for manual fire alarm box in schools; exempt in certain circumstances. Amends 1941 PA 207 (MCL 29.1 - 29.33) by adding sec. 3d.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2019-06-11 - Assigned Pa 19'19 With Immediate Effect [HB4066 Detail]

Download: Michigan-2019-HB4066-Chaptered.html

Act No. 19

Public Acts of 2019

Approved by the Governor

June 7, 2019

Filed with the Secretary of State

June 7, 2019

EFFECTIVE DATE: September 5, 2019




Introduced by Reps. Calley, Yaroch, Sabo, Maddock, Chirkun and Hornberger


AN ACT to amend 1941 PA 207, entitled “An act to provide for the prevention of fires and the protection of persons and property from exposure to the dangers of fire or explosion; to authorize the investigation of fires and the discovery of crime or other offenses in relation thereto; to require the razing, repair, or alteration of buildings, and the clearing and improvement of premises which constitute a fire hazard or a menace to the peace, security, or safety of persons or property; to control the construction, use, and occupancy of buildings and premises in relation to safety, including fire safety; to provide for the certification of fire inspectors and the delegation of certain powers to those certified fire inspectors; to provide for the regulation of the storage and transportation of hazardous material; to provide for the issuance of certificates; to prohibit the use of certain fire extinguishers and fire extinguishing agents; to provide immunity from liability for certain persons; to provide for the administration and enforcement of this act; to prescribe penalties; to provide for the promulgation of rules; to provide for the assessment of fees; and to repeal acts and parts of acts,” (MCL 29.1 to 29.33) by adding section 3d.

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Sec. 3d. A school that has a vestibule is not required to install a manual fire alarm box within the vestibule if a manual fire alarm box is located within 5 feet of the interior door of the vestibule.

Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days after the date it is enacted into law.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.

Clerk of the House of Representatives

Secretary of the Senate