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The Hotel and Motel Fire Safety Act of 1990 was passed into law by Congress to save lives and protect property by promoting fire and life safety in hotels, motels and other places of public accommodation.
The law mandates that federal employees on travel must stay in public accommodations that adhere to the life safety requirements in the legislation guidelines. The law also states that federally funded meetings and conferences cannot be held in properties that do not comply with the law (SEC. 6.). The law is applicable to all places of public accommodation, and requires that such properties are equipped with:
USFA has been charged with carrying out responsibilities related to the National Master List under the Hotel and Motel Fire Safety Act of 1990. In addition to compiling, maintaining and publishing the National Master List, USFA is also responsible for taking steps to encourage states to promote the use of automatic sprinkler systems and automatic smoke detection systems.
Registering a Hotel/Motel in the FEMA Program
All registrations are to be completed at the FEMA website.
New applicants shall be required to pass an inspection by a Colorado certified fire inspector to ensure compliance within FEMA's program requirements (see above).
For more information contact:
U.S. Fire Administration
16825 S. Seton Ave.
Emmitsburg, MD 21727
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