(425 ILCS 35/4.1)
(from Ch. 127 1/2, par. 130.1)
The State Fire Marshal may adopt necessary rules and regulations
for the administration of this Act which shall be based upon nationally recognized standards such as those of the
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1123 guidelines for outdoor
displays, NFPA 1126 guidelines for proximate audience displays, NFPA 160 guidelines for flame effects, and NFPA 140 for motion picture and television production studio soundstages, approved production facilities, and production locations. The State Fire Marshal is authorized to adopt rules that establish audience proximity distances for consumer display fireworks.
The Office of the State Fire Marshal shall maintain a list of approved consumer fireworks and update the list annually or as new consumer fireworks items are submitted to the Office by consumer distributors.
All applications, permits, and site inspection records shall be on forms approved by the State Fire Marshal.
(Source: P.A. 96-708, eff. 8-25-09.)