CO alarms are required in new single- and multi-family dwellings, hotels, motels and dormitories. Effective date: January 2008

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Rental occupancies where battery-operated smoke alarms are permitted (homes constructed before 1975, lodging or rooming houses, hotels, dormitories and apartment buildings) are required to have sealed, tamper-resistant alarms that include a silence/hush feature and long-life batteries upon a change in tenancy. Effective date: July 2013 Smoke alarms in one- and two-family dwellings constructed before July…

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Smoke alarms are generally required in residential settings. Hard-wired smoke alarms are required in all new construction.

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