CT HB07144 | 2019 | General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 20 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-03-01 - Public Hearing 03/07
Pending: Joint Public Safety and Security Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


To (1) add an exemption concerning small water heaters from the provisions of chapter 540 of the general statutes, (2) delete the requirement that state agencies and the Connecticut Airport Authority certify that plans and projects comply with the State Building Code and Fire Safety Code, (3) eliminate the legislature's ability to revise the implementation date for state and Connecticut Airport Authority buildings, (4) authorize the State Building Inspector's designee to grant certain variations and exemptions, (5) eliminate the requirement that certain applications be mailed to the State Building Inspector and State Fire Marshal, (6) require plans of buildings or structures to be constructed to comply with the State Fire Prevention Code, (7) repeal the requirement that the Commissioner of Administrative Services conduct a certain educational program, and (8) repeal the statutory authority of a local fire marshal to order the removal of fire hazards from manufacturing establishments.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Professional trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.


An Act Concerning Small Hot Water Heaters, Certain Certification By State Agencies And The Connecticut Airport Authority, Communications With The Building Inspector And State Fire Marshal And Revisions To Other Statutes Related To Buildings And Fire Safety.



2019-03-01HousePublic Hearing 03/07
2019-02-20HouseReferred to Joint Committee on Public Safety and Security

Connecticut State Sources

Bill Comments