1 CARBON MONOXIDE code . SUMMARY BY STATES . page 1 of 8. State Bill/ code I. D. Effective Date Occupancy Classification Placement Alabama Energy and Residential Codes October 1, 2012 Detached one- and two-family dwellings Outside of each separate sleeping area in Alabama (AERC) Board voted to adopt the 2009 Inter- and townhouses not more than three the immediate vicinity of the bedrooms national Residential code (IRC) stories. Chapter No. 60, SLA 2004 January 1, 2005 New and existing dwellings. Minimum one per building Alaska House Bill 351 (JUD). AS HB 1385, Act 146 January 1, 2012 New dwellings. Within or near the openings to garages, Arkansas bathrooms, or furnace rooms California Residential code (CRC) January 1, 2011 One- and two-family dwellings, Townhouses Section R315 of the 2010 edition: not more than 3 stories Installed outside of each separate sleep- California Building code (CBC).
2 Section 420 January 1, 2011 Group R-1, R-2, and R-3 occupancies, ing area in the immediate vicinity of the of the 2010 edition Existing single-family homes such as hotels, motels, boarding houses, bedrooms in dwelling units and on every California July 1, 2011 dormitories, assisted living facilities and level including basements within which adult/child care facilities. fuel-fired appliances are installed and in dwelling units that have attached garages. Senate Bill (SB) 183: CARBON MONOXIDE Poi- Existing multi-family leased or Single-family homes. soning Prevention Act rental dwellings January 1, Multi-family, leased or rental dwellings 2013.
3 Colorado House Bill 09-1091 July 1, 2009 New and existing dwellings. Place within 15 feet of a sleeping area. House Bill No. 5326, Public Act No. 11-248 January 1, 2012 Newly constructed one and two family In a room containing a permanently in- Connecticut Public Act No. 05-161 October 1, 2005 dwellings, new and existing public and non- stalled fuel burning appliance public school buildings. Fla. Stat. : July 1, 2007 : New commercial buildings where : Every room with a fuel-burning Fla. Stat. : July 1, 2008 a portion thereof is used for sleeping appliance and integrated with the fire purposes, including hospitals. : alarm system.
4 Florida New one- and two-family homes and town : Within 10 feet of any sleeping homes (dwellings) of three stories or less. area. Building code ruling on how applies to existing structures Georgia State Amendments to the Interna- January 1, 2009 New one- and two-family homes and town CARBON MONOXIDE alarms shall be installed tional Residential code (IRC) for One- and homes (dwellings) of three stories or less. in the general vicinity of each sleeping Georgia Two- Family Dwellings (2006 Edition); Sec- area. tion R313. JUNE 2012. CARBON MONOXIDE code . SUMMARY BY STATES . page 2 of 8. State Bill/ code I. D. Effective Date Occupancy Classification Placement Idaho Administrative code IDAPA January 1, 2011 Detached one- and two-family dwellings Outside of each separate sleeping area in and townhouses not more than three the immediate vicinity of the bedrooms.
5 Idaho stories within which fuel-fired appliances are installed and in dwelling units that have attached garages Public Act 094-0741 January 1, 2007 New and existing single- and multi-family Every structure that contains more than House Bill 5284 dwellings with a fuel-burning appliance. one dwelling unit shall contain at least Illinois Dwellings without a fuel-burning appliance one approved CARBON MONOXIDE alarm in or an attached garage are not required to operating condition within 15 feet of every have a CO detector. room used for sleeping purposes. (103A) January 1, 2010 Detached one- and two-family dwellings Outside of each separate sleeping area in and townhouses not more than three the immediate vicinity of the bedrooms.
6 Iowa stories within which fuel-fired appliances are installed and in dwelling units that have attached garages. 2007 Residential and Building code June 1, 2011 Newly constructed one- and two-family In the immediate vicinity of all bedrooms dwellings, townhouses less than 3 stories, in dwelling units and sleeping units. apartment buildings, dormitories, adult/. Kentucky child care facilities and assisted living facili- ties which contain a fuel-burning-appliance or an attached garage 2009 International Residential code (IRC) January 1, 2011 Newly constructed one- and two-family In the immediate vicinity of all bedrooms Louisiana dwellings, townhouses less than 3 stories in dwelling units and sleeping units.
7 Public Law, Chapter 162 LD 550 October 31, 2009 Single-family dwellings and multi-apart- Install by the manufacturer's requirements ment buildings sold or newly constructed. at least one approved CO detector in each area within, or giving access to, bedrooms. Maine Public Law, Chapter 553 August 1, 2012 New or renovated single family dwelling, N/A. hotel, motel, inn or bed and breakfast, fraternity house, sorority house or dormi- tory that is affiliated with a private or public school JUNE 2012. CARBON MONOXIDE code . SUMMARY BY STATES . page 3 of 8. State Bill/ code I. D. Effective Date Occupancy Classification Placement House Bill 401 January 1, 2008 New single- and multi-family dwellings and Install within a certain distance from a October 1, 2012 non- dwelling's, including hotels, motels, central location outside of each sleeping and dormitories.
8 Area within certain dwellings or, under certain circumstances, within a certain distance (25 feet) from CARBON MONOXIDE . Maryland producing fixtures and equipment within certain dwellings. Senate Bill 173, Chapter 38 Newly constructed or substantially remodeled public schools containing a fuel N/A. fire appliance Chapter 123 of the Acts of 2005 March 31, 2006 (battery- New and existing single- and multi-family Locate detectors in conformance with powered) dwellings, boarding houses, hotels, motels, the requirements of the board of fire Massachusetts January 1, 2007 (hardwired) dorms, apartments, and adult and child care prevention regulations.
9 Facilities. Act 376: House Bill 4730 HB 4730: December 23, 2008 HB 4730: New non-dwelling structures such HB 4730: A minimum of one detector Act 377: House Bill 5341 HB 5341: March 23, 2009 as boarding houses, hotels, and motels. per building installed at the fuel-burning HB 5341: New and existing single- and appliance. multi-family dwellings. HB 5341: A CARBON MONOXIDE device shall be located in the vicinity of the bedrooms, which may include one device capable of detecting CARBON MONOXIDE near Michigan all adjacent bedrooms; in areas within the dwelling adjacent to an attached garage; and in areas adjacent to any fuel-burning appliances.
10 NOTE: The act does not mandate the installation of a CO. device. Instead it gives authority to the code Commission to adopt rules for the mandatory installation of a CO device. January 1, 2007 (new dwellings) New and existing single- and multi-family Minimum one detector per building within Minnesota August 1, 2009 (existing dwellings. 10 feet of any sleeping area. dwellings). Montana Senate Bill 161 October 1, 2009 New and existing dwellings. No details for location of CO devices. JUNE 2012. CARBON MONOXIDE code . SUMMARY BY STATES . page 4 of 8. State Bill/ code I. D. Effective Date Occupancy Classification Placement House Bill 120-FN-Local January 1, 2010 Single-family dwellings and multi- Minimum one detector per building on apartment buildings substantially every floor level and in each common New Hampshire rehabilitated or newly constructed.