Notice of Declaratory Statement

Division of State Fire Marshal
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the Department of Financial Services, Division of State Fire Marshal has issued an order disposing of the petition for declaratory statement filed by Louis Gagliardi on June 01, 2010. The following is a summary of the agency's disposition of the petition:
Petitioner asks whether Banyan Bay Club Condominiums, consisting of six, two-story buildings, with a total of 44 units constructed in 1972, is an apartment building subject to NFPA 101-, and, if so, whether the local fire marshal has the authority to immediately order that the buildings install smoke alarm protection. The answer to both questions is “yes.”
A copy of the Order Disposing of the Petition for Declaratory Statement may be obtained by contacting: Lesley Mendelson, Assistant General Counsel, 200 East Gaines Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0340, (850)413-3604 or (850)413-4238, Fax: (850)922-1235 or (850)488-0697 (please advise if you would like it mailed or faxed to you and please include your phone number on your request in case any question arises) or by e-mailing your request to: