Statewide Fire Prevention Code; redefines what constitutes permissible fireworks in State. (SB910)

Introduced By

Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Statewide Fire Prevention Code; permissible fireworks. Redefines what constitutes permissible fireworks in Virginia, also known as consumer fireworks, to be ground or hand-held sparkling devices as defined in 3.1.1, 3.2, and 3.5 of the 2001 Edition of the American Pyrotechnic Association's Standard for Construction and Approval for Transportation of Fireworks, Novelties, and Theatrical Pyrotechnics. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/07/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100714D
01/07/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/14/2013Stricken at request of Patron in General Laws and Technology (10-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)