Carbon Monoxide Alarms
At its meeting held on December 16, 2009, the State Fire Prevention and Building Code Council determined that adopting this rule on an emergency basis was required in order to comply with legislation, Amanda's Law, which will go into effect on February 22, 2010, and to preserve public safety by clarifying requirements for Carbon Monoxide Alarms.
This rule has been adopted as an emergency rule, effective as of February 22, 2010. The following link provides the text and background on the legislation, Amanda's Law.
N.Y.S. Department of State: Division of Code Enforcement and Administration